Moderate mag. 5.9 earthquake - 57 km northeast of Tartagal, Departamento de General José de San Martin, Salta, Argentina, on Saturday, 2 June 2012 at 07:52 (GMT)
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Moderate magnitude 5.9 earthquake at 527 km depth
Date & time: 2 Jun 2012 07:52:53 UTC
Depth: 527.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 22.059°S / 63.555°W (Departamento de General José de San Martin, Salta, Argentina)
Nearby towns and cities:
57 km (35 mi) NNE of Tartagal (pop: 60,800) --> See nearby quakes!
65 km (41 mi) NNE of General Enrique Mosconi (General Jose de San Martín) (pop: 19,800) --> See nearby quakes!
89 km (55 mi) S of Villamontes (Gran Chaco, Tarija, Bolivia) (pop: 18,800) --> See nearby quakes!
110 km (68 mi) NE of Bermejo (Aniceto Arce, Tarija, Bolivia) (pop: 35,400) --> See nearby quakes!
135 km (84 mi) ESE of Tarija (Bolivia) (pop: 159,300) --> See nearby quakes!
140 km (87 mi) NNE of Embarcacion (General Jose de San Martín) (pop: 24,000) --> See nearby quakes!
144 km (89 mi) NNE of Oran (pop: 74,100) --> See nearby quakes!
297 km (185 mi) NE of San Salvador de Jujuy (pop: 305,900) --> See nearby quakes!
358 km (222 mi) NNE of Salta (pop: 512,700) --> See nearby quakes!
381 km (237 mi) SSE of Sucre (Chuquisaca, Bolivia) (pop: 224,800) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 4.5 x 1013 joules (12.4 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 10676 tons of TNT or 0.7 atomic bombs!) More info
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|5.9||527 km||Salta, Argentina||USGS|
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