Minor mag. 2.7 earthquake - 67 km north of Las Ovejas, Neuquen, Argentina, on 12/08/2020 03:21:25 -
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Minor magnitude 2.7 earthquake at 125 km depth
12 Aug 06:28 UTC: First to report: INPRES after 7 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 12/08/2020 03:21:25
Depth: 125.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 36.4°S / 70.6°W (Departamento de Minas, Neuquen, Argentina)
Nearest volcano: Domuyo (26 km / 16 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
67 km (42 mi) N of Las Ovejas (pop: 1,310) --> See nearby quakes!
77 km (48 mi) NW of Barrancas (pop: 1,100) --> See nearby quakes!
87 km (54 mi) N of Andacollo (pop: 2,630) --> See nearby quakes!
97 km (60 mi) NW of Buta Ranquil (pop: 2,220) --> See nearby quakes!
108 km (67 mi) SE of Linares (Maule Region, Chile) (pop: 69,500) --> See nearby quakes!
113 km (70 mi) NNW of Chos Malal (pop: 11,700) --> See nearby quakes!
136 km (85 mi) E of Chillan (Ñuble, Chile) (pop: 150,400) --> See nearby quakes!
144 km (90 mi) SE of Talca (Maule Region, Chile) (pop: 197,500) --> See nearby quakes!
168 km (104 mi) SSE of Curico (Maule Region, Chile) (pop: 102,400) --> See nearby quakes!
361 km (225 mi) NW of Neuquen (pop: 242,100) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: INPRES
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 108 joules (197 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.169 tons of TNT) More info
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|2.7||125 km||NEUQUEN (Argentina)||INPRES|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.7, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.