Light mag. 4.1 earthquake - 230 km northwest of Salta, Argentina, on Wednesday, 29 January 2020 at 16:35 (GMT) -

Light mag. 4.1 earthquake - 230 km northwest of Salta, Argentina, on Wednesday, 29 January 2020 at 16:35 (GMT)

Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 246 km depth

29 Jan 16:41 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 6 minutes.
Jan 29 16:55: Magnitude recalculated from 3.9 to 4.1.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 235.0 to 246.0 km.
Date & time: 29 Jan 2020 16:35:27 UTC -
Magnitude: 4.1
Depth: 246.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 23.29°S / 66.98°W (Susques, Antofagasta, Chile)
Nearest volcano: Tuzgle (85 km / 53 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
132 km (82 mi) ESE of San Pedro de Atacama (Antofagasta) (pop: 2,000) --> See nearby quakes!
195 km (121 mi) SW of Villazon (Modesto Omiste, Potosí, Bolivia) (pop: 30,300) --> See nearby quakes!
199 km (123 mi) WNW of San Salvador de Jujuy (Argentina) (pop: 305,900) --> See nearby quakes!
210 km (130 mi) WNW of Palpala (Argentina) (pop: 48,200) --> See nearby quakes!
220 km (137 mi) ESE of Calama (Antofagasta) (pop: 143,100) --> See nearby quakes!
230 km (143 mi) NW of Salta (Argentina) (pop: 512,700) --> See nearby quakes!
239 km (149 mi) WNW of San Pedro de Jujuy (Argentina) (pop: 58,400) --> See nearby quakes!
351 km (218 mi) E of Antofagasta (pop: 309,800) --> See nearby quakes!
474 km (294 mi) SE of Iquique (Tarapacá) (pop: 227,500) --> See nearby quakes!
506 km (314 mi) SSW of Sucre (Chuquisaca, Bolivia) (pop: 224,800) --> 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
4.1246 kmJujuy, ArgentinaEMSC
4.1245 km99 km al E de Socaire (Argentina)GUG (U. Chile)

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Sittensen / not felt : Germany, fehlt circle in the Had( Schwindel)  
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