Mag. 4.1 earthquake - 202 km west of Salta, Argentina, on Friday, 24 January 2020 at 10:06 (GMT) -

Mag. 4.1 earthquake  - 202 km west of Salta, Argentina, on Friday, 24 January 2020 at 10:06 (GMT)

Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 200 km depth

24 Jan 10:12 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 6 minutes.
Jan 24 10:22: Magnitude recalculated from 4.0 to 4.1.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 202.0 to 200.0 km.
Date & time: 24 Jan 2020 10:06:23 UTC -
Magnitude: 4.1
Depth: 200.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 24.19°S / 67.3°W (Departamento de Los Andes, Salta, Argentina)
Nearest volcano: Aracar (53 km / 33 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
100 km (62 mi) W of San Antonio de los Cobres (pop: 4,000) --> See nearby quakes!
202 km (126 mi) WNW of Salta (pop: 512,700) --> See nearby quakes!
203 km (126 mi) W of San Salvador de Jujuy (pop: 305,900) --> See nearby quakes!
212 km (132 mi) W of Palpala (Jujuy) (pop: 48,200) --> See nearby quakes!
247 km (153 mi) W of San Pedro de Jujuy (pop: 58,400) --> See nearby quakes!
254 km (158 mi) SE of Calama (Antofagasta, Chile) (pop: 143,100) --> See nearby quakes!
259 km (161 mi) W of Libertador General San Martin (Jujuy) (pop: 49,300) --> See nearby quakes!
325 km (202 mi) WSW of Oran (pop: 74,100) --> See nearby quakes!
360 km (223 mi) NW of Tucuman (pop: 781,000) --> See nearby quakes!
1445 km (898 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: 8.9 x 1010 joules (24.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 21.3 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 4.12 kmSalta, ArgentinaEMSC
M 4.1206 km77 km al SE de Socaire (Argentina)GUG (U. Chile)

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