Mag. 4.3 earthquake - 156 km northwest of Salta, Argentina, on 30/04/2020 18:03:25 -
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Light magnitude 4.3 earthquake at 234 km depth
30 Apr 21:10 UTC: First to report: INPRES after 7 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 30/04/2020 18:03:25
Depth: 234.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 24.089°S / 66.754°W (Departamento de Susques, Jujuy, Argentina)
Nearest volcano: Tuzgle (30 km / 19 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
46 km (29 mi) WNW of San Antonio de los Cobres (Salta) (pop: 4,000) --> See nearby quakes!
89 km (55 mi) WNW of Santa Rosa de Tastil (Salta) (pop: 2,000) --> See nearby quakes!
148 km (92 mi) W of San Salvador de Jujuy (pop: 305,900) --> See nearby quakes!
156 km (97 mi) WNW of Salta (pop: 512,700) --> See nearby quakes!
158 km (98 mi) W of Palpala (pop: 48,200) --> See nearby quakes!
192 km (119 mi) W of San Pedro de Jujuy (pop: 58,400) --> See nearby quakes!
202 km (126 mi) W of Libertador General San Martin (pop: 49,300) --> See nearby quakes!
269 km (167 mi) WSW of Oran (Salta) (pop: 74,100) --> See nearby quakes!
341 km (212 mi) NNW of Tucuman (pop: 781,000) --> See nearby quakes!
1423 km (884 mi) NW of Buenos Aires (Buenos Aires F.D.) (pop: 13,076,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: INPRES
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 1011 joules (49.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 42.5 tons of TNT) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|M 4.3||234 km||SALTA (Argentina)||INPRES|
|M 4.2||214 km||Salta, Argentina||EMSC|
|M 4.4||248 km||89 km al SE de Socaire (Argentina)||GUG (U. Chile)|
|M 4.2||214 km||48km WNW of San Antonio de los Cobres, Argentina||USGS|
|M 4.3||272 km||Jujuy Province, Argentina||USP|
User reports for this quake
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