Minor mag. 3.1 earthquake - Departamento de Poman, Catamarca, 58 km north of Arauco, La Rioja, Argentina, on 22/01/2021 10:41:22 -
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Minor magnitude 3.1 earthquake at 160 km depth
22 Jan 22:24 UTC: First to report: INPRES after 9 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 22/01/2021 10:41:22
Depth: 160.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 28.063°S / 66.854°W (Departamento de Poman, Catamarca, Argentina)
Nearest volcano: Robledo (167 km / 104 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
48 km (30 mi) SE of Londres (pop: 2,630) --> See nearby quakes!
58 km (36 mi) N of Arauco (La Rioja) (pop: 13,700) --> See nearby quakes!
70 km (43 mi) E of Tinogasta (pop: 14,500) --> See nearby quakes!
72 km (45 mi) WNW of Poman (pop: 3,390) --> See nearby quakes!
75 km (47 mi) SW of Andalgala (pop: 14,100) --> See nearby quakes!
87 km (54 mi) ESE of Fiambala (pop: 8,060) --> See nearby quakes!
114 km (71 mi) WNW of San Fernando del Vale de Katamarka (pop: 188,800) --> See nearby quakes!
150 km (93 mi) N of La Rioja (pop: 162,600) --> See nearby quakes!
212 km (132 mi) SW of San Miguel de Tucuman (pop: 781,000) --> See nearby quakes!
257 km (159 mi) W of Santiago del Estero (pop: 354,700) --> 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||160 km||CATAMARCA (Argentina)||INPRES|
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