Minor mag. 2.7 earthquake - 21 km northeast of Fiambala, Departamento de Tinogasta, Catamarca, Argentina, on 03/02/2021 09:36:00 -
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Minor magnitude 2.7 earthquake at 151 km depth
3 Feb 22:56 UTC: First to report: INPRES after 10 hours.
Date & time: 3 Feb 2021 12:36:00 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 03/02/2021 09:36:00
Depth: 151.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 27.58°S / 67.432°W (Departamento de Tinogasta, Catamarca, Argentina)
Nearest volcano: Robledo (94 km / 58 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
21 km (13 mi) ENE of Fiambala (pop: 8,060) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (21 mi) WNW of Londres (pop: 2,630) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (26 mi) W of La Puerta de San José (Departamento de Belén) (pop: 1,070) --> See nearby quakes!
55 km (34 mi) NNE of Tinogasta (pop: 14,500) --> See nearby quakes!
63 km (39 mi) SW of Puerta de Corral Quemado (Departamento de Belén) (pop: 1,630) --> See nearby quakes!
71 km (44 mi) SW of Hualfin (Departamento de Belén) (pop: 2,300) --> See nearby quakes!
176 km (109 mi) N of Chilecito (La Rioja) (pop: 42,200) --> See nearby quakes!
180 km (112 mi) W of Aguilares (Río Chico, Tucuman) (pop: 32,500) --> See nearby quakes!
190 km (118 mi) WNW of San Fernando del Valle de Catamarca (pop: 188,800) --> See nearby quakes!
209 km (130 mi) WSW of Famailla (Famaillá, Tucuman) (pop: 31,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: INPRES
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 108 joules (197 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.169 tons of TNT) More info
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|2.7||151 km||CATAMARCA (Argentina)||INPRES|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.At magnitude 2.7, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.