Mag. 4.3 earthquake - 211 km northwest of Salta, Argentina, on Thursday, 2 January 2020 at 16:10 (GMT) -
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Light magnitude 4.3 earthquake at 233 km depth
2 Jan 16:22 UTC: First to report: GUG (U. Chile) after 12 minutes.
Depth: 232.5 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 23.953°S / 67.282°W (Los Andes Department, Antofagasta, Chile)
Nearest volcano: Cordon de Puntas Negras (35 km / 22 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
319 km (198 mi) E of Antofagasta (pop: 309,800) --> See nearby quakes!
1107 km (688 mi) NNE of Santiago (Santiago Metropolitan) (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GUG (U. Chile)
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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|M 4.3||233 km||74 km al SE de Socaire (Argentina)||GUG (U. Chile)|
|M 4.3||232 km||Salta, Argentina||EMSC|
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