Minor mag. 3.6 earthquake - Departamento de Los Andes, 222 km west of Salta, Departamento Capital, Salta, Argentina, on Saturday, 6 Mar 2021 9:53 am (GMT -3) -

Minor mag. 3.6 earthquake - Departamento de Los Andes, 222 km west of Salta, Departamento Capital, Salta, Argentina, on Saturday, 6 Mar 2021 9:53 am (GMT -3)

Minor magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 202 km depth

6 Mar 13:04 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 11 minutes.
Date & time: 6 Mar 2021 12:53:29 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Saturday, 6 Mar 2021 9:53 am (GMT -3)
Magnitude: 3.6
Depth: 202.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 24.24°S / 67.52°W (Departamento de Los Andes, Salta, Argentina)
Nearest volcano: Aracar (25 km / 16 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
122 km (76 mi) W of San Antonio de los Cobres (pop: 4,000) --> See nearby quakes!
222 km (138 mi) WNW of Salta (pop: 512,700) --> See nearby quakes!
226 km (140 mi) W of San Salvador de Jujuy (pop: 305,900) --> See nearby quakes!
234 km (145 mi) W of Palpala (Jujuy) (pop: 48,200) --> See nearby quakes!
245 km (152 mi) SE of Calama (Antofagasta, Chile) (pop: 143,100) --> See nearby quakes!
269 km (167 mi) W of San Pedro de Jujuy (pop: 58,400) --> See nearby quakes!
282 km (175 mi) W of Libertador General San Martin (Jujuy) (pop: 49,300) --> See nearby quakes!
348 km (216 mi) WSW of Oran (pop: 74,100) --> See nearby quakes!
368 km (229 mi) NW of San Miguel de Tucuman (pop: 781,000) --> See nearby quakes!
425 km (264 mi) WSW of Tartagal (pop: 60,800) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Clear Sky 13.3°C (56 F), humidity: 38%, wind: 1 m/s (3 kts) from S
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 1.6 x 1010 joules (4.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 3.79 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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3.6204 km83 Km Al SE De Socaire, ArgentinaGUG (U. Chile)
3.3199 kmSALTA (Argentina)INPRES

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Salta / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Empezo como si fuera pasando un camion bajo lis pipies todo bribaba y se sentia q hiba aumentando hasta q los pies se sentia sonaban las copas y luego de 40 segundos creo yo se mantubo y ya termino a unos 15 minutos se sintio otra vez pero mas corto  
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