Light mag. 4.5 earthquake - 52 km west of Villazón, Modesto Omiste, Departamento de Potosí, Bolivia, Argentina, on Wednesday, 11 Nov 2020 12:27 am (GMT -3) -

Light mag. 4.5 earthquake - 52 km west of Villazón, Modesto Omiste, Departamento de Potosí, Bolivia, Argentina, on Wednesday, 11 Nov 2020 12:27 am (GMT -3)

Light magnitude 4.5 earthquake at 265 km depth

11 Nov 03:32 UTC: First to report: INPRES after 5 minutes.
11 Nov 10:38: Magnitude recalculated from 4.0 to 4.5. Hypocenter depth recalculated from 282.0 to 265.0 km (from 175 to 165 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 5.7 km (3.5 mi) towards ENE.
Date & time: 11 Nov 2020 03:27:16 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Wednesday, 11 Nov 2020 12:27 am (GMT -3)
Magnitude: 4.5
Depth: 265.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 22.033°S / 66.098°W (Departamento de Santa Catalina, Jujuy, Argentina)
Nearest volcano: Uturuncu (109 km / 68 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
52 km (32 mi) W of Villazon (Modesto Omiste, Potosí, Bolivia) (pop: 30,300) --> See nearby quakes!
53 km (33 mi) W of La Quiaca (Yavi) (pop: 14,800) --> See nearby quakes!
76 km (47 mi) SSW of Tupiza (Sud Chichas, Potosí, Bolivia) (pop: 22,200) --> See nearby quakes!
87 km (54 mi) NNW of Abra Pampa (Cochinoca) (pop: 9,430) --> See nearby quakes!
220 km (137 mi) WNW of Oran (Salta) (pop: 74,100) --> See nearby quakes!
239 km (148 mi) NW of Libertador General San Martin (pop: 49,300) --> See nearby quakes!
254 km (158 mi) NNW of Jujuy (pop: 305,900) --> See nearby quakes!
275 km (171 mi) NNW of San Pedro de Jujuy (pop: 58,400) --> See nearby quakes!
314 km (195 mi) NNW of Salta (pop: 512,700) --> See nearby quakes!
345 km (214 mi) SSW of Sucre (Chuquisaca, Bolivia) (pop: 224,800) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: INPRES
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 1011 joules (98.6 megawatt hours, equivalent to 84.8 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
4.5265 kmJUJUY (Argentina)INPRES
4.1272 kmJUJUY, ARGENTINAEMSC
4.1272 km52 Km W of Villazón, Bolivia, ArgentinaUSGS
4.3253 kmJujuy Province, ArgentinaGFZ

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