Minor mag. 2.8 earthquake - Departamento de Tinogasta, Catamarca, 88 km north of Chilecito, La Rioja, Argentina, on 10/02/2021 04:16:38 -
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Minor magnitude 2.8 earthquake at 148 km depth
Date & time: 10 Feb 2021 07:16:38 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 10/02/2021 04:16:38
Depth: 148.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 28.381°S / 67.346°W (Departamento de Tinogasta, Catamarca, Argentina)
Nearest volcano: Nevado de Incahuasi (175 km / 109 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
41 km (26 mi) SSE of Tinogasta (pop: 14,500) --> See nearby quakes!
58 km (36 mi) WNW of Arauco (La Rioja) (pop: 13,700) --> See nearby quakes!
77 km (48 mi) SSW of Londres (pop: 2,630) --> See nearby quakes!
83 km (52 mi) SSE of Fiambala (pop: 8,060) --> See nearby quakes!
88 km (55 mi) N of Chilecito (La Rioja) (pop: 42,200) --> See nearby quakes!
94 km (58 mi) ENE of Vinchina (La Rioja) (pop: 2,830) --> See nearby quakes!
124 km (77 mi) NNW of La Rioja (pop: 162,600) --> See nearby quakes!
153 km (95 mi) W of San Fernando del Valle de Catamarca (pop: 188,800) --> See nearby quakes!
200 km (124 mi) WSW of Aguilares (Río Chico, Tucuman) (pop: 32,500) --> See nearby quakes!
265 km (165 mi) SW of Yerba Buena (Tucuman) (pop: 50,800) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: INPRES
Estimated released energy: 1 x 109 joules (278 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.239 tons of TNT) More info
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|2.8||148 km||CATAMARCA (Argentina)||INPRES|
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