Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake - 15 km northeast of Bermejo, Aniceto Arce, Departamento de Tarija, Bolivia, on Saturday, 21 December 1991 at 08:01 (GMT)
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Moderate magnitude 5.0 earthquake at 33 km depth
Date & time: 21 Dec 1991 08:01:18 UTC
Depth: 33.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 22.68°S / 64.207°W (Departamento de Tarija, Bolivia)
Nearby towns and cities:
15 km (9 mi) ENE of Bermejo (Aniceto Arce, Tarija) (pop: 35,400) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) WSW of General Enrique Mosconi (General Jose de San Martín, Salta, Argentina) (pop: 19,800) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) WSW of Tartagal (Salta, Argentina) (pop: 60,800) --> See nearby quakes!
52 km (32 mi) NNE of Oran (Salta, Argentina) (pop: 74,100) --> See nearby quakes!
60 km (37 mi) N of Embarcacion (General Jose de San Martín, Salta, Argentina) (pop: 24,000) --> See nearby quakes!
138 km (86 mi) SSE of Tarija (pop: 159,300) --> See nearby quakes!
139 km (86 mi) NNE of Libertador General San Martin (Jujuy, Argentina) (pop: 49,300) --> See nearby quakes!
157 km (98 mi) ESE of Villazon (Modesto Omiste, Potosí) (pop: 30,300) --> See nearby quakes!
175 km (109 mi) SSW of Villamontes (Gran Chaco, Tarija) (pop: 18,800) --> See nearby quakes!
420 km (261 mi) SSE of Sucre (Chuquisaca) (pop: 224,800) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 2 x 1012 joules (554 megawatt hours, equivalent to 477 tons of TNT) More info
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|5.0||33 km||Salta, Argentina||USGS|
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