Light mag. 3.8 earthquake - 24 km northeast of Jujuy, Departamento de Doctor Manuel Belgrano, Jujuy, Argentina, on Thursday, Oct 7, 2021 7:47 am (GMT -3) -

Light mag. 3.8 earthquake - 24 km northeast of Jujuy, Departamento de Doctor Manuel Belgrano, Jujuy, Argentina, on Thursday, Oct 7, 2021 7:47 am (GMT -3)

Light magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 27 km depth

7 Oct 11:34 UTC: First to report: INPRES after 46 minutes.
Date & time: Oct 7, 2021 10:47:42 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Thursday, Oct 7, 2021 7:47 am (GMT -3)
Magnitude: 3.8
Depth: 27.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 24.04°S / 65.137°W (Departamento de Doctor Manuel Belgrano, Jujuy, Argentina)
Antipode: 24.04°N / 114.863°E
Nearest volcano: Cordon de Puntas Negras (246 km / 153 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
24 km (15 mi) NE of Jujuy (pop: 305,900) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (16 mi) NNE of Palpala (pop: 48,200) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) NW of San Pedro de Jujuy (pop: 58,400) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) NNW of La Mendieta (pop: 3,810) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (22 mi) WSW of Fraile Pintado (Ledesma) (pop: 13,700) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (27 mi) SW of Libertador General San Martin (pop: 49,300) --> See nearby quakes!
57 km (35 mi) WNW of Santa Clara (pop: 4,880) --> See nearby quakes!
58 km (36 mi) SSE of Tilcara (pop: 5,640) --> See nearby quakes!
65 km (40 mi) WSW of Caimancito (Ledesma) (pop: 5,400) --> See nearby quakes!
88 km (54 mi) NNE of Salta (pop: 512,700) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Overcast Clouds 12°C (54 F), humidity: 61%, wind: 1 m/s (3 kts) from ESE
Primary data source: INPRES
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 1010 joules (8.78 megawatt hours, equivalent to 7.56 tons of TNT) More info
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Mag.DepthLocationSource
3.827 kmJUJUY (Argentina)INPRES
3.827 kmJUJUY, ARGENTINAEMSC

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San Salvador de jujuy (28.7 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / single lateral shake / 1-2 s : the house started to make some sounds and vibration  
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