Mag. 2.7 earthquake - Departamento de Susques, Jujuy, 92 km west of San Antonio de los Cobres (Departamento de Los Andes, Salta), Argentina, on 29 Oct 2:42 pm (GMT -3) -

Mag. 2.7 earthquake  - Departamento de Susques, Jujuy, 92 km west of San Antonio de los Cobres (Departamento de Los Andes, Salta), Argentina, on 29 Oct 2:42 pm (GMT -3)

Minor magnitude 2.7 earthquake at 215 km depth

29 Oct 18:40 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 58 minutes.
Date & time: 29 Oct 2020 05:42:00 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 29 Oct 2:42 pm (GMT -3)
Magnitude: 2.7
Depth: 215.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 24.09°S / 67.21°W (Jujuy, Argentina)
Nearest volcano: Cordon de Puntas Negras (51 km / 32 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
92 km (57 mi) W of San Antonio de los Cobres (Salta) (pop: 4,000)
132 km (82 mi) WNW of Santa Rosa de Tastil (Salta) (pop: 2,000)
166 km (103 mi) SE of San Pedro de Atacama (Antofagasta, Chile) (pop: 2,000)
193 km (120 mi) WSW of Tilcara (pop: 5,640)
194 km (121 mi) W of San Salvador de Jujuy (pop: 305,900)
198 km (123 mi) WNW of Salta (pop: 512,700)
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Clear Sky 12.9°C (55 F), humidity: 20%, wind: 11 m/s (22 kts) from WNW
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 108 joules (197 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.169 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 2.7215 km92 Km W of San Antonio De Los Cobres, ArgentinaEMSC
M 2.7215 km89 Km Al SE De Socaire, ArgentinaGUG (U. Chile)

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Mag. 2.7 earthquake - Departamento de Susques, Jujuy, 92 km west of San Antonio de los Cobres (Departamento de Los Andes, Salta), Argentina, on 29 Oct 2:42 pm (GMT -3)
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