Minor mag. 2.9 earthquake - Departamento de Susques, 189 km northwest of San Salvador de Jujuy, Departamento de Doctor Manuel Belgrano, Jujuy, Argentina, on 06/05/2021 15:49:26 -
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Minor magnitude 2.9 earthquake at 240 km depth
6 May 19:22 UTC: First to report: INPRES after 33 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 06/05/2021 15:49:26
Depth: 240.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 22.905°S / 66.503°W (Departamento de Susques, Jujuy, Argentina)
Nearest volcano: Uturuncu (99 km / 62 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
85 km (53 mi) WSW of Abra Pampa (Cochinoca) (pop: 9,430) --> See nearby quakes!
91 km (57 mi) WNW of El Aguilar (pop: 3,660) --> See nearby quakes!
123 km (76 mi) WNW of Humahuaca (pop: 11,400) --> See nearby quakes!
129 km (80 mi) SW of La Quiaca (Yavi) (pop: 14,800) --> See nearby quakes!
130 km (81 mi) SW of Villazon (Modesto Omiste, Potosí, Bolivia) (pop: 30,300) --> See nearby quakes!
189 km (117 mi) NW of Jujuy (pop: 305,900) --> See nearby quakes!
200 km (124 mi) NW of Palpala (pop: 48,200) --> See nearby quakes!
202 km (125 mi) WNW of Libertador General San Martin (pop: 49,300) --> See nearby quakes!
223 km (138 mi) NW of San Pedro de Jujuy (pop: 58,400) --> See nearby quakes!
238 km (148 mi) SW of Tarija (Bolivia) (pop: 159,300) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: INPRES
Estimated released energy: 1.4 x 109 joules (392 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.338 tons of TNT) More info
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|2.9||240 km||JUJUY (Argentina)||INPRES|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.9, 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.