Mag. 4.3 earthquake - 96 km west of San Antonio de los Cobres, Departamento de Los Andes, Salta, Argentina, on Saturday, 30 November 2019 at 10:02 (GMT) -

Mag. 4.3 earthquake  - 96 km west of San Antonio de los Cobres, Departamento de Los Andes, Salta, Argentina, on Saturday, 30 November 2019 at 10:02 (GMT)

Light magnitude 4.3 earthquake at 203 km depth

30 Nov 10:12 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 10 minutes.
Nov 30 10:15: Magnitude recalculated from 3.7 to 3.8.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 201.0 to 175.0 km.
Nov 30 11:08: Magnitude recalculated from 3.8 to 4.3.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 175.0 to 203.0 km.
Date & time: 30 Nov 2019 10:02:02 UTC -
Magnitude: 4.3
Depth: 203.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 24.26°S / 67.26°W (Departamento de Los Andes, Salta, Argentina)
Nearest volcano: Aracar (46 km / 29 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
96 km (59 mi) W of San Antonio de los Cobres (pop: 4,000) --> See nearby quakes!
196 km (122 mi) WNW of Salta (pop: 512,700) --> See nearby quakes!
199 km (124 mi) W of San Salvador de Jujuy (pop: 305,900) --> See nearby quakes!
208 km (129 mi) W of Palpala (Jujuy) (pop: 48,200) --> See nearby quakes!
243 km (151 mi) W of San Pedro de Jujuy (pop: 58,400) --> See nearby quakes!
256 km (159 mi) WSW of Libertador General San Martin (Jujuy) (pop: 49,300) --> See nearby quakes!
263 km (163 mi) SE of Calama (Antofagasta, Chile) (pop: 143,100) --> See nearby quakes!
324 km (201 mi) WSW of San Ramon de la Nueva Oran (pop: 74,100) --> See nearby quakes!
351 km (218 mi) NW of Tucuman (pop: 781,000) --> See nearby quakes!
1436 km (892 mi) NW of Buenos Aires (Buenos Aires F.D.) (pop: 13,076,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 1011 joules (49.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 42.5 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 4.3203 kmSalta, ArgentinaEMSC
M 3.8175 km97 km al SE de Socaire (Argentina)GUG (U. Chile)
M 4.3209 km111km W of San Antonio de los Cobres, ArgentinaUSGS
M 4.0209 kmSalta Province, ArgentinaUSP

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Mag. 4.3 earthquake - 96 km west of San Antonio de los Cobres, Departamento de Los Andes, Salta, Argentina, on Saturday, 30 November 2019 at 10:02 (GMT)
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