Mag. 3.3 earthquake - Departamento de Poman, 46 km southwest of Andalgala, Catamarca, Argentina, on 31/08/2020 16:28:46 -

Mag. 3.3 earthquake  - Departamento de Poman, 46 km southwest of Andalgala, Catamarca, Argentina, on 31/08/2020 16:28:46

Minor magnitude 3.3 earthquake at 179 km depth

31 Aug 19:34 UTC: First to report: INPRES after 5 minutes.
Aug 31 21:28: Magnitude recalculated from 3.5 to 3.3.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 175.0 to 179.0 km.
Date & time: 31 Aug 2020 19:28:46 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 31/08/2020 16:28:46
Magnitude: 3.3
Depth: 179.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 27.952°S / 66.532°W (Departamento de Poman, Catamarca, Argentina)
Nearest volcano: Robledo (169 km / 105 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
46 km (29 mi) SSW of Andalgala (pop: 14,100) --> See nearby quakes!
56 km (35 mi) NW of Mutquin (pop: 1,210) --> See nearby quakes!
58 km (36 mi) NNW of Poman (pop: 3,390) --> See nearby quakes!
65 km (40 mi) ESE of Londres (pop: 2,630) --> See nearby quakes!
65 km (41 mi) SE of La Puerta de San José (Departamento de Belén) (pop: 1,070) --> See nearby quakes!
71 km (44 mi) WNW of El Rodeo (pop: 1,080) --> See nearby quakes!
74 km (46 mi) NNE of Arauco (La Rioja) (pop: 13,700) --> See nearby quakes!
93 km (58 mi) NW of San Fernando del Valle de Catamarca (pop: 188,800) --> See nearby quakes!
1071 km (666 mi) NW of Buenos Aires (Buenos Aires F.D.) (pop: 13,076,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: INPRES
Estimated released energy: 5.6 x 109 joules (1.56 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.34 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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M 3.3179 km93 km NW of San Fernando del Valle de Catamarca, ArgentinaINPRES
M 3.5175 kmCatamarca, ArgentinaEMSC

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