Light mag. 4.7 earthquake - 210 km northwest of Salta, Argentina, on Wednesday, 29 April 2020 at 16:04 (GMT) -

Light mag. 4.7 earthquake - 210 km northwest of Salta, Argentina, on Wednesday, 29 April 2020 at 16:04 (GMT)

Light magnitude 4.7 earthquake at 202 km depth

29 Apr 16:08 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 4 minutes.
Apr 29 16:10: Magnitude recalculated from 4.8 to 4.7.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 228.0 to 202.0 km.
Date & time: 29 Apr 2020 16:04:31 UTC -
Magnitude: 4.7
Depth: 202.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 23.34°S / 66.74°W (Departamento de Susques, Jujuy, Argentina)
Nearest volcano: Curutu (39 km / 24 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
107 km (66 mi) NNW of San Antonio de los Cobres (Salta) (pop: 4,000) --> See nearby quakes!
175 km (109 mi) WNW of San Salvador de Jujuy (pop: 305,900) --> See nearby quakes!
186 km (116 mi) WNW of Palpala (pop: 48,200) --> See nearby quakes!
206 km (128 mi) WNW of Libertador General San Martin (pop: 49,300) --> See nearby quakes!
210 km (130 mi) NW of Salta (pop: 512,700) --> See nearby quakes!
215 km (134 mi) WNW of San Pedro de Jujuy (pop: 58,400) --> See nearby quakes!
244 km (152 mi) ESE of Calama (Antofagasta, Chile) (pop: 143,100) --> See nearby quakes!
248 km (154 mi) W of Oran (Salta) (pop: 74,100) --> See nearby quakes!
270 km (168 mi) W of Embarcacion (General Jose de San Martín, Salta) (pop: 24,000) --> See nearby quakes!
417 km (259 mi) NNW of Tucuman (pop: 781,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GFZ (German Research Centre for Geosciences)
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 1011 joules (197 megawatt hours, equivalent to 169 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.
4.7202 kmJujuy Province, ArgentinaGFZ
4.6233 kmJUJUY (Argentina)INPRES
4.92 kmJujuy, ArgentinaEMSC
5.0215 km112 km al E de Socaire (Argentina)GUG (U. Chile)
4.9191 km99km W of El Aguilar, ArgentinaUSGS
5.1199 kmJujuy Province, ArgentinaUSP

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