Minor mag. 3.2 earthquake - Departamento de Poman, 84 km northwest of San Fernando del Vale de Katamarka, Departamento de Capital, Catamarca, Argentina, on Thursday, 22 April 2021 at 19:56 (GMT) -
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Minor magnitude 3.2 earthquake at 176 km depth
22 Apr 20:02 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 6 minutes.
Depth: 176.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 28°S / 66.46°W (Departamento de Poman, Catamarca, Argentina)
Nearest volcano: Robledo (185 km / 115 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
47 km (29 mi) NW of Mutquin (pop: 1,210) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (30 mi) SSW of Andalgala (pop: 14,100) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) NNW of Poman (pop: 3,390) --> See nearby quakes!
72 km (45 mi) NNE of Arauco (La Rioja) (pop: 13,700) --> See nearby quakes!
74 km (46 mi) W of San Antonio (pop: 4,290) --> See nearby quakes!
84 km (52 mi) NW of San Fernando del Vale de Katamarka (pop: 188,800) --> See nearby quakes!
93 km (58 mi) NNW of Huillapima (Capayán) (pop: 7,780) --> See nearby quakes!
94 km (59 mi) W of Los Altos (Santa Rosa) (pop: 6,420) --> See nearby quakes!
179 km (111 mi) SW of San Miguel de Tucuman (pop: 781,000) --> See nearby quakes!
217 km (135 mi) W of Santiago del Estero (pop: 354,700) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 4 x 109 joules (1.11 megawatt hours, equivalent to 0.951 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.2||176 km||CATAMARCA, ARGENTINA||EMSC|
|3.1||180 km||CATAMARCA (Argentina)||INPRES|
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