Minor mag. 3.1 earthquake - Departamento de Susques, 191 km northwest of San Salvador de Jujuy, Jujuy, Argentina, on Thursday, 10 Dec 2020 2:28 pm (GMT +0) -
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Minor magnitude 3.1 earthquake at 246 km depth
10 Dec 17:52 UTC: First to report: INPRES after 3 hours.
Date & time: 10 Dec 2020 14:28:33 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Thursday, 10 Dec 2020 2:28 pm (GMT +0)
Depth: 246.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 23.378°S / 66.951°W (Departamento de Susques, Jujuy, Argentina)
Nearest volcano: Cordon de Puntas Negras (72 km / 45 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
113 km (70 mi) NW of San Antonio de los Cobres (Salta) (pop: 4,000) --> See nearby quakes!
191 km (119 mi) WNW of San Salvador de Jujuy (pop: 305,900) --> See nearby quakes!
200 km (124 mi) SW of Villazon (Modesto Omiste, Potosí, Bolivia) (pop: 30,300) --> See nearby quakes!
202 km (126 mi) WNW of Palpala (pop: 48,200) --> See nearby quakes!
221 km (137 mi) NW of Salta (pop: 512,700) --> See nearby quakes!
226 km (140 mi) W of Libertador General San Martin (pop: 49,300) --> See nearby quakes!
227 km (141 mi) ESE of Calama (Antofagasta, Chile) (pop: 143,100) --> See nearby quakes!
232 km (144 mi) WNW of San Pedro de Jujuy (pop: 58,400) --> See nearby quakes!
270 km (168 mi) W of Oran (Salta) (pop: 74,100) --> See nearby quakes!
292 km (181 mi) W of Embarcacion (General Jose de San Martín, Salta) (pop: 24,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: INPRES
Estimated released energy: 2.8 x 109 joules (783 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.674 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.1||246 km||JUJUY (Argentina)||INPRES|
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