Minor mag. 2.5 earthquake - Departamento de Famatina, 32 km west of Chilecito, La Rioja, Argentina, on 31/05/2021 16:02:44 -
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Minor magnitude 2.5 earthquake at 114 km depth
1 Jun 11:52 UTC: First to report: INPRES after 17 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 31/05/2021 16:02:44
Depth: 114.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 29.119°S / 67.818°W↗ (Departamento de Famatina, La Rioja, Argentina)
Antipode: 29.119°N / 112.182°E↗
Nearest volcano: Tipas (225 km / 140 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
32 km (20 mi) W of Chilecito (pop: 42,200) --> See nearby quakes!
55 km (34 mi) SE of Vinchina (pop: 2,830) --> See nearby quakes!
80 km (49 mi) WNW of Villa Bustos (pop: 2,170) --> See nearby quakes!
99 km (62 mi) WNW of La Rioja (pop: 162,600) --> See nearby quakes!
116 km (72 mi) WSW of Arauco (pop: 13,700) --> See nearby quakes!
120 km (75 mi) S of Tinogasta (Catamarca) (pop: 14,500) --> See nearby quakes!
154 km (95 mi) NE of San José de Jachal (San Juan) (pop: 21,000) --> See nearby quakes!
162 km (101 mi) S of Fiambala (Catamarca) (pop: 8,060) --> See nearby quakes!
200 km (125 mi) NW of Chamical (pop: 13,400) --> See nearby quakes!
211 km (131 mi) WSW of San Fernando del Valle de Catamarca (pop: 188,800) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: INPRES
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 108 joules (98.6 kilowatt hours) More info
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|2.5||114 km||LA RIOJA (Argentina)||INPRES|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.5, 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.