Light mag. 4.1 earthquake - Departamento de Rinconada, 212 km northwest of San Salvador de Jujuy, Departamento de Doctor Manuel Belgrano, Jujuy, Argentina, on 21/04/2021 16:35:50 -

Light mag. 4.1 earthquake - Departamento de Rinconada, 212 km northwest of San Salvador de Jujuy, Departamento de Doctor Manuel Belgrano, Jujuy, Argentina, on 21/04/2021 16:35:50

Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 238 km depth

21 Apr 19:42 UTC: First to report: INPRES after 6 minutes.
21 Apr 22:00: Hypocenter depth recalculated from 240.0 to 238.0 km (from 149 to 148 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 11 km (6.8 mi) towards NE.
Date & time: 21 Apr 2021 19:35:50 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 21/04/2021 16:35:50
Magnitude: 4.1
Depth: 238.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 22.718°S / 66.627°W (Departamento de Rinconada, Jujuy, Argentina)
Nearest volcano: Uturuncu (76 km / 47 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
95 km (59 mi) W of Abra Pampa (Cochinoca) (pop: 9,430) --> See nearby quakes!
213 km (132 mi) NW of Jujuy (pop: 305,900) --> See nearby quakes!
224 km (139 mi) WNW of Libertador General San Martin (pop: 49,300) --> See nearby quakes!
224 km (139 mi) NW of Palpala (pop: 48,200) --> See nearby quakes!
240 km (149 mi) W of Oran (Salta) (pop: 74,100) --> See nearby quakes!
246 km (153 mi) NW of San Pedro de Jujuy (pop: 58,400) --> See nearby quakes!
261 km (162 mi) NNW of Salta (pop: 512,700) --> See nearby quakes!
291 km (181 mi) W of Tartagal (Salta) (pop: 60,800) --> See nearby quakes!
434 km (269 mi) SSW of Sucre (Chuquisaca, Bolivia) (pop: 224,800) --> See nearby quakes!
478 km (297 mi) NNW of San Miguel de Tucuman (pop: 781,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Clear Sky 7.1°C (45 F), humidity: 7%, wind: 10 m/s (19 kts) from W
Primary data source: INPRES
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 1010 joules (24.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 21.3 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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4.1238 kmJUJUY (Argentina)INPRES
4.4259 km127 Km Al E De San Pedro De Atacama, ArgentinaGUG (U. Chile)

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