Mag. 2.6 earthquake - Departamento de Santa Rosa, 71 km south of San Martín, Mendoza, Argentina, on 29/10/2020 14:45:59 -

Mag. 2.6 earthquake  - Departamento de Santa Rosa, 71 km south of San Martín, Mendoza, Argentina, on 29/10/2020 14:45:59

Minor magnitude 2.6 earthquake at 10 km depth

29 Oct 17:52 UTC: First to report: INPRES after 6 minutes.
Date & time: 29 Oct 2020 05:45:59 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 29/10/2020 14:45:59
Magnitude: 2.6
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 33.72°S / 68.4°W (Mendoza, Argentina)
Nearest volcano: Tupungatito (135 km / 84 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
71 km (44 mi) S of San Martin (pop: 82,500)
100 km (62 mi) N of San Rafael (pop: 109,200)
100 km (62 mi) SSE of Mendoza (pop: 876,900)
162 km (100 mi) S of Primero de Mayo (pop: 1000)
197 km (123 mi) WSW of San Luis (pop: 184,000)
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Scattered Clouds 18.3°C (65 F), humidity: 26%, wind: 5 m/s (9 kts) from ENE
Primary data source: INPRES
Estimated released energy: 5 x 108 joules (139 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.12 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 2.610 km71 Km S of San Martin, ArgentinaINPRES

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Mag. 2.6 earthquake - Departamento de Santa Rosa, 71 km south of San Martín, Mendoza, Argentina, on 29/10/2020 14:45:59
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