Mag. 4.3 earthquake - 179 km west of Salta, Argentina, on 17/06/2020 03:39:10 -
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Light magnitude 4.3 earthquake at 218 km depth
17 Jun 06:46 UTC: First to report: INPRES after 7 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 17/06/2020 03:39:10
Depth: 218.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 24.15°S / 67.04°W (Departamento de Los Andes, Salta, Argentina)
Nearest volcano: Cordon de Puntas Negras (68 km / 42 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
74 km (46 mi) W of San Antonio de los Cobres (pop: 4,000) --> See nearby quakes!
113 km (70 mi) WNW of Santa Rosa de Tastil (pop: 2,000) --> See nearby quakes!
177 km (110 mi) W of San Salvador de Jujuy (pop: 305,900) --> See nearby quakes!
179 km (111 mi) WNW of Salta (pop: 512,700) --> See nearby quakes!
186 km (115 mi) W of Palpala (Jujuy) (pop: 48,200) --> See nearby quakes!
221 km (137 mi) W of San Pedro de Jujuy (pop: 58,400) --> See nearby quakes!
232 km (144 mi) W of Libertador General San Martin (Jujuy) (pop: 49,300) --> See nearby quakes!
299 km (186 mi) WSW of Oran (pop: 74,100) --> See nearby quakes!
349 km (217 mi) NNW of Tucuman (pop: 781,000) --> See nearby quakes!
1434 km (891 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
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|M 4.3||218 km||SALTA (Argentina)||INPRES|
|M 4.3||218 km||Salta, Argentina||EMSC|
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