Mag. 4.8 earthquake - 185 km west of Salta, Argentina, on Monday, 15 June 2020 at 07:18 (GMT) -

Mag. 4.8 earthquake  - 185 km west of Salta, Argentina, on Monday, 15 June 2020 at 07:18 (GMT)

Light magnitude 4.8 earthquake at 164 km depth

15 Jun 07:23 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 5 minutes.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 170.0 to 164.0 km.
Date & time: 15 Jun 2020 07:18:32 UTC -
Magnitude: 4.8
Depth: 164.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 24.22°S / 67.13°W (Departamento de Los Andes, Salta, Argentina)
Nearest volcano: Aracar (65 km / 40 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
185 km (115 mi) WNW of Salta (pop: 512,700) --> See nearby quakes!
1432 km (890 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: 1 x 1012 joules (278 megawatt hours, equivalent to 239 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 4.8164 kmChile-Argentina Border RegionGFZ
M 4.5156 kmSALTA (Argentina)INPRES
M 4.5164 kmSalta, ArgentinaEMSC
M 4.5210 km68 km al SE de Socaire (Argentina)GUG (U. Chile)
M 4.5164 km94 km W of San Antonio de los Cobres, ArgentinaUSGS
M 4.7183 kmChile-Argentina Border RegionUSP

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