Mag. 3.4 earthquake - Departamento de Poman, Catamarca, 39 km north of Arauco (La Rioja), Argentina, on 07/08/2020 12:08:39 -
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Minor magnitude 3.4 earthquake at 169 km depth
7 Aug 15:16 UTC: First to report: INPRES after 7 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 07/08/2020 12:08:39
Depth: 169.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 28.23°S / 66.81°W (Departamento de Poman, Catamarca, Argentina)
Nearest volcano: Robledo (186 km / 116 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
39 km (24 mi) N of Arauco (La Rioja) (pop: 13,700) --> See nearby quakes!
61 km (38 mi) WNW of Poman (pop: 3,390) --> See nearby quakes!
66 km (41 mi) SSE of Londres (pop: 2,630) --> See nearby quakes!
76 km (47 mi) ESE of Tinogasta (pop: 14,500) --> See nearby quakes!
87 km (54 mi) SSW of Andalgala (pop: 14,100) --> See nearby quakes!
104 km (64 mi) WNW of San Fernando del Valle de Catamarca (pop: 188,800) --> See nearby quakes!
123 km (77 mi) NNE of Chilecito (La Rioja) (pop: 42,200) --> See nearby quakes!
131 km (82 mi) N of La Rioja (pop: 162,600) --> See nearby quakes!
221 km (137 mi) SW of Tucuman (pop: 781,000) --> See nearby quakes!
1069 km (664 mi) NW of Buenos Aires (Buenos Aires F.D.) (pop: 13,076,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: INPRES
Estimated released energy: 7.9 x 109 joules (2.21 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.9 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.4||169 km||CATAMARCA (Argentina)||INPRES|
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