Mag. 4.4 earthquake - 166 km west of Salta, Argentina, on Monday, 25 May 2020 at 13:17 (GMT) -
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Light magnitude 4.4 earthquake at 175 km depth
25 May 13:23 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 5 minutes.
Depth: 175.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 24.32°S / 66.97°W (Departamento de Los Andes, Salta, Argentina)
Nearest volcano: Nevado Queva (29 km / 18 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
67 km (42 mi) W of San Antonio de los Cobres (pop: 4,000) --> See nearby quakes!
166 km (103 mi) WNW of Salta (pop: 512,700) --> See nearby quakes!
1414 km (879 mi) NW of Buenos Aires (Buenos Aires F.D.) (pop: 13,076,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GFZ (German Research Centre for Geosciences)
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 1011 joules (69.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 60 tons of TNT) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|M 4.4||175 km||Salta Province, Argentina||GFZ|
|M 4.1||199 km||SALTA (Argentina)||INPRES|
|M 4.6||171 km||Salta, Argentina||EMSC|
|M 4.3||229 km||82 km al SE de Socaire (Argentina)||GUG (U. Chile)|
|M 4.5||167 km||62km W of San Antonio de los Cobres, Argentina||USGS|
|M 4.5||213 km||Salta Province, Argentina||USP|
User reports for this quake
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