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Light mag. 4.7 earthquake - Mendoza Province, Argentina on Wednesday, 15 January 2020

Light mag. 4.7 earthquake  - Mendoza Province, Argentina on Wednesday, 15 January 2020
Jan 15 14:46: Magnitude recalculated from 4.9 to 4.8.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 10.0 to 68.0 km.
Jan 15 14:55: Magnitude recalculated from 4.8 to 4.7.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 68.0 to 26.0 km.
Date & time: Wednesday, 15 January 2020 14:39 UTC
Magnitude: 4.7
Depth: 26.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 32.94°S / 68.41°W (Argentina)
Nearest volcano: Tupungatito (119 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 7.1*10^11 J (197 MWh / 169 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Wed, 15 Jan 2020
Wed, 15 Jan 14:39 UTCM 5.0 / 47 kmMendoza, ArgentinaEMSC
Wed, 15 Jan 14:39 UTCM 4.8 / 11.4 km13 km al SE de Mendoza (Argentina)GUG (U. Chile)
Wed, 15 Jan 14:39 UTCM 5.0 / 32.9 km17km NW of San Martin, ArgentinaUSGS
Wed, 15 Jan 14:39 UTCM 4.8 / 10 kmMendoza Province, ArgentinaUSP

"I felt it" reports:
Mendoza Godoy Cruz / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Movimiento que se sintio fuerte
Hotel in Mendoza / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Godoy cruz, Mendoza, Argentina. / MMI VI (Strong shaking): Si bien fue relativamente corto, se sintió bastante. La gente salió Delos edificios altos.
/ MMI V (Moderate shaking): Se sintió muy fuerte. Vivimos en 2do Piso P.H.
(40.7 km W from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking)(via app)
Medoza / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
(42.7 km W from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)(via app)
Mendoza / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(38.1 km W from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)(via app)
Sheraton Hotel Mendoza / MMI IV (Light shaking)
/ MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Mendoza (38.9 km W from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
/ MMI V (Moderate shaking)
(41.7 km W from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Se sintió muy fuerte (via app)
(40.7 km W from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
(41.7 km W from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VII (Very strong shaking): Se sintió muy fuerte vivo en un 6to piso de la ciu6de Mendoza (via app)
(37.1 km W from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Fue fuerte se sintieron dos sacudones con un espacio de 20 segundos como mucho leve al principio y sostenido después vinieron los dos sacudones . (via app)
Capilla del Rosario (Argentina) (21 km W from epicenter)(no details): Sacudon rapido (via EMSC)
Santiago (Chile) (194 km W from epicenter)(no details): Sitting quietly at my hotel room desk when I felt the building move for a few seconds. (via EMSC)
Providencia (Chile) (190 km W from epicenter)(no details): Not felt (via EMSC)
Mendoza (Argentina) (19 km W from epicenter)(no details): In the center of Mendoza. Slight and short shaking on ground floor. On second floor strong shaking but nothing broken or fallen down. (via EMSC)
Mendoza (Argentina) (19 km W from epicenter)(no details): Muy fuertePosiblemente 6 richter (via EMSC)
Mendoza (Argentina) (18 km W from epicenter)(no details): Muy fuerte (via EMSC)
Mendoza (Argentina) (18 km W from epicenter)(no details): Inpres declara 5.1 de la escala ritcher (via EMSC)
Mendoza (Argentina) (18 km W from epicenter)(no details): Fuerteee (via EMSC)
Mendoza (Argentina) (17 km W from epicenter)(no details): Felt like a metro underground but then kept going with a bump. We were outside and everyone knew something was happening. (via EMSC)
General Gutierrez (Argentina) (13 km W from epicenter)(no details): Fuerte temblor duro apenas dos segundos pero muy intenso (via EMSC)



 

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