Light mag. 4.4 earthquake - 55 km south of Oran, Salta, Argentina, on Wednesday, 24 February 2021 at 23:52 (GMT) -
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Light magnitude 4.4 earthquake at 175 km depth
25 Feb 13:15 UTC: First to report: USP after 13 hours.
Date & time: 24 Feb 2021 23:52:40 UTC -
Depth: 174.7 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 23.6073°S / 64.1564°W (Oran, Salta, Argentina)
Nearby towns and cities:
32 km (20 mi) E of Yuto (Ledesma, Jujuy) (pop: 7,730) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (27 mi) NNE of Palma Sola (Jujuy) (pop: 5,320) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) S of Embarcacion (General Jose de San Martín) (pop: 24,000) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) ENE of Caimancito (Ledesma, Jujuy) (pop: 5,400) --> See nearby quakes!
55 km (34 mi) SSE of Oran (pop: 74,100) --> See nearby quakes!
68 km (42 mi) ENE of Libertador General San Martin (Jujuy) (pop: 49,300) --> See nearby quakes!
99 km (62 mi) S of Bermejo (Aniceto Arce, Tarija, Bolivia) (pop: 35,400) --> See nearby quakes!
127 km (79 mi) SSW of Tartagal (pop: 60,800) --> See nearby quakes!
183 km (114 mi) NE of Salta (pop: 512,700) --> See nearby quakes!
374 km (232 mi) NNE of Tucuman (pop: 781,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USP
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 1011 joules (69.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 60 tons of TNT) More info
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|4.4||175 km||Jujuy Province, Argentina||USP|
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