Moderate mag. 4.2 earthquake - 36 km southwest of Oran, Salta, Argentina, on 19/07/2021 06:44:49 -
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Moderate magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 19 km depth
19 Jul 11:08 UTC: First to report: INPRES after 1 hour and 23 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 19/07/2021 06:44:49
Depth: 19.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 23.325°S / 64.611°W↗ (Oran, Salta, Argentina)
Antipode: 23.325°N / 115.389°E↗
Nearby towns and cities:
36 km (22 mi) SW of Oran (pop: 74,100) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (24 mi) NNW of Yuto (Ledesma, Jujuy) (pop: 7,730) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (29 mi) N of Caimancito (Ledesma, Jujuy) (pop: 5,400) --> See nearby quakes!
54 km (33 mi) WSW of Embarcacion (General Jose de San Martín) (pop: 24,000) --> See nearby quakes!
56 km (35 mi) NNE of Libertador General San Martin (Jujuy) (pop: 49,300) --> See nearby quakes!
71 km (44 mi) NNE of Fraile Pintado (Ledesma, Jujuy) (pop: 13,700) --> See nearby quakes!
72 km (45 mi) SSW of Bermejo (Aniceto Arce, Tarija, Bolivia) (pop: 35,400) --> See nearby quakes!
182 km (113 mi) NNE of Salta (pop: 512,700) --> See nearby quakes!
394 km (245 mi) N of San Miguel de Tucuman (pop: 781,000) --> See nearby quakes!
482 km (300 mi) S of Sucre (Chuquisaca, Bolivia) (pop: 224,800) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: INPRES
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 1011 joules (35 megawatt hours, equivalent to 30.1 tons of TNT) More info
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|4.2||19 km||SALTA (Argentina)||INPRES|
|4.2||19 km||SALTA, ARGENTINA||EMSC|
|4.2||0 km||Salta Province, Argentina||USP|
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