Minor mag. 2.6 earthquake - Departamento de Tinogasta, Catamarca, 97 km north of Chilecito, La Rioja, Argentina, on 28/04/2021 01:13:44 -
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Minor magnitude 2.6 earthquake at 137 km depth
28 Apr 11:36 UTC: First to report: INPRES after 7 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 28/04/2021 01:13:44
Depth: 137.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 28.295°S / 67.448°W (Departamento de Tinogasta, Catamarca, Argentina)
Nearest volcano: Nevado de Incahuasi (162 km / 101 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
28 km (18 mi) SSE of Tinogasta (pop: 14,500) --> See nearby quakes!
71 km (44 mi) SSE of Fiambala (pop: 8,060) --> See nearby quakes!
72 km (44 mi) WNW of Arauco (La Rioja) (pop: 13,700) --> See nearby quakes!
72 km (44 mi) SSW of Londres (pop: 2,630) --> See nearby quakes!
90 km (56 mi) NE of Vinchina (La Rioja) (pop: 2,830) --> See nearby quakes!
97 km (60 mi) N of Chilecito (La Rioja) (pop: 42,200) --> See nearby quakes!
137 km (85 mi) NNW of La Rioja (pop: 162,600) --> See nearby quakes!
164 km (102 mi) W of San Fernando del Vale de Katamarka (pop: 188,800) --> See nearby quakes!
204 km (127 mi) WSW of Aguilares (Río Chico, Tucuman) (pop: 32,500) --> See nearby quakes!
244 km (152 mi) SW of Famailla (Famaillá, Tucuman) (pop: 31,000) --> 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||137 km||CATAMARCA (Argentina)||INPRES|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.6, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.