Minor mag. 3.6 earthquake - JUJUY (Argentina) on Wednesday, 16 September 2020
16 Sep 13:18 UTC: First to report: INPRES after 31 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 16/09/2020 09:47:23
Depth: 250.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 22.714°S / 66.363°W (Argentina)
Nearest volcano: Uturuncu (97 km / 60 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
68 km (42 mi) W of Abra Pampa (pop: 9,400)
89 km (56 mi) NW of El Aguilar (pop: 3,700)
104 km (65 mi) SW of La Quiaca (pop: 14,800)
105 km (66 mi) SW of Villazón (pop: 30,300)
156 km (97 mi) SW of Tupiza (pop: 22,200)
197 km (123 mi) NW of San Salvador de Jujuy (pop: 305,900)
Primary data source: INPRES
Estimated released energy: 1.6 x 1010 joules (4.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 3.79 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Wed, 16 Sep 12:47 UTC||M 3.6 / 250 km||JUJUY (Argentina)||INPRES|
|Wed, 16 Sep 12:47 UTC||M 3.6 / 250 km||Jujuy, Argentina||EMSC|
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