Minor mag. 3.2 earthquake - Departamento de Zonda, 29 km west of San Juan, Departamento de Capital, San Juan, Argentina, on Sunday, 21 Feb 2021 3:08 am (GMT +0) -
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Minor magnitude 3.2 earthquake at 86 km depth
22 Feb 01:50 UTC: First to report: INPRES after 23 hours.
Date & time: 21 Feb 2021 03:08:49 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Sunday, 21 Feb 2021 3:08 am (GMT +0)
Depth: 86.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 31.589°S / 68.831°W (Departamento de Zonda, San Juan, Argentina)
Nearest volcano: Tupungatito (221 km / 137 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
10 km (6 mi) WSW of Villa Basilio Nievas (pop: 4,040) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) WNW of Pocito (pop: 41,000) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) WSW of San Juan (pop: 447,000) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (18 mi) WSW of Villa Paula de Sarmiento (pop: 19,100) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (19 mi) WSW of Chimbas (pop: 73,800) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) W of Santa Lucia (pop: 43,600) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) WSW of Albardon (pop: 20,400) --> See nearby quakes!
53 km (33 mi) W of Caucete (pop: 33,600) --> See nearby quakes!
145 km (90 mi) N of Mendoza (pop: 876,900) --> See nearby quakes!
269 km (167 mi) NE of Santiago de Chile (Santiago Metropolitan, Chile) (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: INPRES
Estimated released energy: 4 x 109 joules (1.11 megawatt hours, equivalent to 0.951 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.2||86 km||SAN JUAN (Argentina)||INPRES|
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