Mag. 3.2 earthquake - 4.4 km southeast of Medanitos, Departamento de Susques, Jujuy, Argentina, on 29/10/2020 17:37:05 -

Mag. 3.2 earthquake  - 4.4 km southeast of Medanitos, Departamento de Susques, Jujuy, Argentina, on 29/10/2020 17:37:05

Minor magnitude 3.2 earthquake at 216 km depth

29 Oct 20:44 UTC: First to report: INPRES after 7 minutes.
29 Oct 20:50: Hypocenter depth recalculated from 187.0 to 216.0 km (from 116 to 134 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 9.2 km (5.7 mi) towards ENE.
Date & time: 29 Oct 2020 08:37:05 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 29/10/2020 17:37:05
Magnitude: 3.2
Depth: 216.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 23.984°S / 66.801°W (Argentina)
Nearest volcano: Cordon de Puntas Negras (79 km / 49 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
55 km (34 mi) WNW of San Antonio de los Cobres (Salta) (pop: 4,000)
99 km (61 mi) WNW of Santa Rosa de Tastil (Salta) (pop: 2,000)
154 km (96 mi) W of San Salvador de Jujuy (pop: 305,900)
164 km (102 mi) W of Palpala (pop: 48,200)
167 km (104 mi) WNW of Salta (pop: 512,700)
198 km (123 mi) W of San Pedro de Jujuy (pop: 58,400)
206 km (128 mi) W of Libertador General San Martin (pop: 49,300)
353 km (220 mi) NNW of Tucuman (pop: 781,000)
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Clear Sky 9.9°C (50 F), humidity: 28%, wind: 11 m/s (22 kts) from W
Primary data source: INPRES
Estimated released energy: 4 x 109 joules (1.11 megawatt hours, equivalent to 0.951 tons of TNT) More info
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M 3.2216 km55 Km WNW of San Antonio De Los Cobres, ArgentinaINPRES

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