Weak mag. 2.6 earthquake - 15 km east of Libertador General San Martin, Departamento de Ledesma, Jujuy, Argentina, on Monday, Aug 30, 2021 9:25 am (GMT -3) -
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Weak magnitude 2.6 earthquake at 10 km depth
30 Aug 21:00 UTC: First to report: INPRES after 9 hours.
Local time at epicenter: Monday, Aug 30, 2021 9:25 am (GMT -3)
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 23.827°S / 64.639°W↗ (Departamento de Ledesma, Jujuy, Argentina)
Antipode: 23.827°N / 115.361°E↗
Nearby towns and cities:
11 km (7 mi) SSW of Caimancito (Ledesma) (pop: 5,400) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (10 mi) E of Libertador General San Martin (pop: 49,300) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) NE of Fraile Pintado (Ledesma) (pop: 13,700) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) SW of Yuto (Ledesma) (pop: 7,730) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (24 mi) WNW of Palma Sola (pop: 5,320) --> See nearby quakes!
51 km (31 mi) NNE of San Pedro de Jujuy (pop: 58,400) --> See nearby quakes!
75 km (47 mi) NE of Palpala (pop: 48,200) --> See nearby quakes!
78 km (49 mi) ENE of Jujuy (pop: 305,900) --> See nearby quakes!
83 km (52 mi) SSW of Oran (Salta) (pop: 74,100) --> See nearby quakes!
88 km (55 mi) SW of Embarcacion (General Jose de San Martín, Salta) (pop: 24,000) --> 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||10 km||JUJUY (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.