Mag. 4.1 earthquake - 197 km west of Salta, Argentina, on 28/08/2020 09:39:15 -

Mag. 4.1 earthquake  - 197 km west of Salta, Argentina, on 28/08/2020 09:39:15

Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 181 km depth

28 Aug 12:44 UTC: First to report: INPRES after 5 minutes.
Aug 28 12:56: Magnitude recalculated from 4.0 to 4.1.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 201.0 to 181.0 km.
Date & time: 28 Aug 2020 12:39:15 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 28/08/2020 09:39:15
Magnitude: 4.1
Depth: 181.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 24.261°S / 67.271°W (Departamento de Los Andes, Salta, Argentina)
Nearest volcano: Aracar (49 km / 30 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
97 km (60 mi) W of San Antonio de los Cobres (pop: 4,000) --> See nearby quakes!
133 km (83 mi) W of Santa Rosa de Tastil (pop: 2,000) --> See nearby quakes!
197 km (122 mi) WNW of Salta (pop: 512,700) --> See nearby quakes!
200 km (124 mi) W of San Salvador de Jujuy (pop: 305,900) --> See nearby quakes!
209 km (130 mi) W of Palpala (Jujuy) (pop: 48,200) --> See nearby quakes!
244 km (152 mi) W of San Pedro de Jujuy (pop: 58,400) --> See nearby quakes!
257 km (160 mi) WSW of Libertador General San Martin (Jujuy) (pop: 49,300) --> See nearby quakes!
325 km (202 mi) WSW of Oran (pop: 74,100) --> See nearby quakes!
351 km (218 mi) NW of Tucuman (pop: 781,000) --> See nearby quakes!
1437 km (893 mi) NW of Buenos Aires (Buenos Aires F.D.) (pop: 13,076,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: INPRES
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 1010 joules (24.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 21.3 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 4.1181 km197 km WNW of Salta, ArgentinaINPRES
M 4.4178 kmSalta, ArgentinaEMSC
M 4.3194 km96 Km Al SE De Socaire (Argentina)GUG (U. Chile)
M 4.4163 km90 Km W of San Antonio De Los Cobres, ArgentinaUSGS
M 4.3189 kmJujuy Province, ArgentinaUSP
M 4.3168 kmChile-Argentina Border RegionGFZ

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Mag. 4.1 earthquake - 197 km west of Salta, Argentina, on 28/08/2020 09:39:15
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