Minor mag. 3.1 earthquake - JUJUY (Argentina) on Wednesday, 16 September 2020
16 Sep 17:22 UTC: First to report: INPRES after 20 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 16/09/2020 14:01:59
Depth: 224.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 23.216°S / 66.8°W (Argentina)
Nearest volcano: Guayaques (86 km / 53 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
114 km (71 mi) W of El Aguilar (pop: 3,700)
122 km (76 mi) NW of San Antonio de los Cobres (pop: 4,000)
126 km (78 mi) SW of Abra Pampa (pop: 9,400)
176 km (110 mi) SW of Villazón (pop: 30,300)
188 km (117 mi) NW of San Salvador de Jujuy (pop: 305,900)
199 km (124 mi) NW of Palpalá (pop: 48,200)
Primary data source: INPRES
Estimated released energy: 2.8 x 109 joules (783 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.674 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 17:01 UTC||M 3.1 / 224 km||JUJUY (Argentina)||INPRES|
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