Minor mag. 3.6 earthquake - Departamento de Rinconada, 234 km northwest of Jujuy, Departamento de Doctor Manuel Belgrano, Jujuy, Argentina, on Saturday, Sep 11, 2021 1:32 pm (GMT -3) -

Minor mag. 3.6 earthquake - Departamento de Rinconada, 234 km northwest of Jujuy, Departamento de Doctor Manuel Belgrano, Jujuy, Argentina, on Saturday, Sep 11, 2021 1:32 pm (GMT -3)

Minor magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 214 km depth

11 Sep 16:40 UTC: First to report: INPRES after 7 minutes.
11 Sep 19:20: Magnitude recalculated from 3.5 to 3.6. Hypocenter depth recalculated from 233.0 to 214.0 km (from 145 to 133 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 4.6 km (2.8 mi) towards N.
Date & time: Sep 11, 2021 16:32:58 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Saturday, Sep 11, 2021 1:32 pm (GMT -3)
Magnitude: 3.6
Depth: 214.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 22.699°S / 66.907°W (Departamento de Rinconada, Jujuy, Argentina)
Antipode: 22.699°N / 113.093°E
Nearest volcano: Uturuncu (59 km / 37 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
124 km (77 mi) W of Abra Pampa (Cochinoca) (pop: 9,430) --> See nearby quakes!
151 km (94 mi) WSW of Villazon (Modesto Omiste, Potosí, Bolivia) (pop: 30,300) --> See nearby quakes!
209 km (130 mi) E of Calama (Antofagasta, Chile) (pop: 143,100) --> See nearby quakes!
234 km (145 mi) NW of Jujuy (pop: 305,900) --> See nearby quakes!
245 km (152 mi) NW of Palpala (pop: 48,200) --> See nearby quakes!
249 km (155 mi) WNW of Libertador General San Martin (pop: 49,300) --> See nearby quakes!
259 km (161 mi) WSW of Tarija (Bolivia) (pop: 159,300) --> See nearby quakes!
269 km (167 mi) W of Oran (Salta) (pop: 74,100) --> See nearby quakes!
269 km (167 mi) NW of San Pedro de Jujuy (pop: 58,400) --> See nearby quakes!
278 km (172 mi) NW of Salta (pop: 512,700) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Scattered Clouds 8.8°C (48 F), humidity: 5%, wind: 8 m/s (16 kts) from WNW
Primary data source: INPRES
Estimated released energy: 1.6 x 1010 joules (4.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 3.79 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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Mag.DepthLocationSource
3.6214 kmJUJUY (Argentina)INPRES
3.5233 kmJUJUY, ARGENTINAEMSC

User reports for this quake (1)

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santa rosa / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
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