Minor mag. 2.6 earthquake - Departamento de Las Heras, 108 km west of Mendoza, Departamento de Guaymallén, Mendoza, Argentina, on 25/02/2021 00:01:15 -
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Minor magnitude 2.6 earthquake at 117 km depth
25 Feb 14:30 UTC: First to report: INPRES after 11 hours.
Date & time: 25 Feb 2021 03:01:15 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 25/02/2021 00:01:15
Depth: 117.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 32.622°S / 69.942°W (Departamento de Las Heras, Mendoza, Argentina)
Nearest volcano: Tupungatito (88 km / 55 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
66 km (41 mi) ENE of Los Andes (Valparaíso, Chile) (pop: 56,900) --> See nearby quakes!
75 km (46 mi) E of San Felipe (Valparaíso, Chile) (pop: 59,300) --> See nearby quakes!
98 km (61 mi) ENE of Llaillay (San Felipe de Aconcagua, Valparaíso, Chile) (pop: 16,600) --> See nearby quakes!
99 km (62 mi) NE of Chicureo Abajo (Chacabuco, Santiago Metropolitan, Chile) (pop: 18,000) --> See nearby quakes!
108 km (67 mi) WNW of Mendoza (pop: 876,900) --> See nearby quakes!
114 km (71 mi) NE of Santiago de Chile (Santiago Metropolitan, Chile) (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
147 km (91 mi) WNW of San Martin (pop: 82,500) --> See nearby quakes!
165 km (103 mi) SW of Pocito (San Juan) (pop: 41,000) --> See nearby quakes!
179 km (111 mi) SW of San Juan (pop: 447,000) --> See nearby quakes!
184 km (114 mi) SW of Chimbas (San Juan) (pop: 73,800) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: INPRES
Estimated released energy: 5 x 108 joules (139 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.12 tons of TNT) More info
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|2.6||117 km||MENDOZA (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 2.6, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.