Minor mag. 3.0 earthquake - Cordoba, 56 km northwest of San Juan, Departamento de Capital, San Juan, Argentina, on Thursday, 25 Mar 2021 5:38 pm (GMT -3) -

Minor mag. 3.0 earthquake - Cordoba, 56 km northwest of San Juan, Departamento de Capital, San Juan, Argentina, on Thursday, 25 Mar 2021 5:38 pm (GMT -3)

Minor magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 104 km depth

25 Mar 20:44 UTC: First to report: INPRES after 6 minutes.
25 Mar 20:58: Magnitude recalculated from 2.6 to 3.0. Hypocenter depth recalculated from 91.0 to 106.0 km (from 57 to 66 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 1.6 km (1 mi) towards NE.
25 Mar 21:08: Hypocenter depth recalculated from 106.0 to 104.0 km (from 66 to 65 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 2.2 km (1.4 mi) towards N.
Date & time: 25 Mar 2021 20:38:16 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Thursday, 25 Mar 2021 5:38 pm (GMT -3)
Magnitude: 3
Depth: 104.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 31.198°S / 68.978°W (Cordoba, Argentina)
Nearby towns and cities:
45 km (28 mi) ENE of Calingasta (San Juan) (pop: 8,180) --> See nearby quakes!
51 km (31 mi) WNW of Albardon (San Juan) (pop: 20,400) --> See nearby quakes!
53 km (33 mi) NW of Chimbas (San Juan) (pop: 73,800) --> See nearby quakes!
53 km (33 mi) NW of Villa Paula de Sarmiento (San Juan) (pop: 19,100) --> See nearby quakes!
56 km (35 mi) NW of San Juan (pop: 447,000) --> See nearby quakes!
60 km (37 mi) NW of Santa Lucia (San Juan) (pop: 43,600) --> See nearby quakes!
66 km (41 mi) NW of Pocito (San Juan) (pop: 41,000) --> See nearby quakes!
189 km (117 mi) N of Mendoza (pop: 876,900) --> See nearby quakes!
296 km (184 mi) NNE of Santiago (Santiago Metropolitan, Chile) (pop: 4,837,300) --> See nearby quakes!
456 km (284 mi) W of Cordoba (pop: 1,428,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Scattered Clouds 26.1°C (79 F), humidity: 13%, wind: 11 m/s (21 kts) from S
Primary data source: INPRES
Estimated released energy: 2 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 tons of TNT) More info
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3.0104 kmSAN JUAN (Argentina)INPRES

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