Weak mag. 2.6 earthquake - Departamento de Susques, 148 km west of San Salvador de Jujuy, Departamento de Doctor Manuel Belgrano, Jujuy, Argentina, on 25/02/2021 11:24:48 -
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Weak magnitude 2.6 earthquake at 11 km depth
25 Feb 19:44 UTC: First to report: INPRES after 5 hours.
Date & time: 25 Feb 2021 14:24:48 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 25/02/2021 11:24:48
Depth: 11.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 23.89°S / 66.718°W (Departamento de Susques, Jujuy, Argentina)
Nearest volcano: Cordon de Puntas Negras (85 km / 53 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
55 km (34 mi) NW of San Antonio de los Cobres (Salta) (pop: 4,000) --> See nearby quakes!
98 km (61 mi) NW of Santa Rosa de Tastil (Salta) (pop: 2,000) --> See nearby quakes!
148 km (92 mi) WNW of San Salvador de Jujuy (pop: 305,900) --> See nearby quakes!
158 km (98 mi) WNW of Palpala (pop: 48,200) --> See nearby quakes!
159 km (99 mi) WSW of Humahuaca (pop: 11,400) --> See nearby quakes!
166 km (103 mi) NW of Salta (pop: 512,700) --> See nearby quakes!
167 km (104 mi) SW of Abra Pampa (Cochinoca) (pop: 9,430) --> See nearby quakes!
192 km (119 mi) W of San Pedro de Jujuy (pop: 58,400) --> See nearby quakes!
195 km (121 mi) W of Fraile Pintado (Ledesma) (pop: 13,700) --> See nearby quakes!
197 km (122 mi) W of Libertador General San Martin (pop: 49,300) --> 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||11 km||JUJUY (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.