Minor mag. 3.8 earthquake - Departamento de Los Andes, 211 km west of Salta, Departamento Capital, Salta, Argentina, on Thursday, Nov 25, 2021 7:36 am (GMT -3) -

Updated: Sat, Nov 27, 2021 04:19 GMT -
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Minor mag. 3.8 earthquake - Departamento de Los Andes, 211 km west of Salta, Departamento Capital, Salta, Argentina, on Thursday, Nov 25, 2021 7:36 am (GMT -3)

Minor magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 196 km depth

25 Nov 10:40 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 4 minutes.
25 Nov 10:47: Magnitude recalculated from 3.7 to 3.4. Hypocenter depth recalculated from 190.0 to 188.0 km (from 118 to 117 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 15 km (9.4 mi) towards E.
25 Nov 10:50: Magnitude recalculated from 3.4 to 3.8. Hypocenter depth recalculated from 188.0 to 196.0 km (from 117 to 122 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 19 km (12 mi) towards W.
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Date & time: Nov 25, 2021 10:36:32 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Thursday, Nov 25, 2021 7:36 am (GMT -3)
Magnitude: 3.8
Depth: 196.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 24.38°S / 67.45°W (Departamento de Los Andes, Salta, Argentina)
Antipode: 24.38°N / 112.55°E
Nearest volcano: Aracar (36 km / 22 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
116 km (72 mi) W of San Antonio de los Cobres (pop: 4,000) --> See nearby quakes!
150 km (93 mi) W of Santa Rosa de Tastil (pop: 2,000) --> See nearby quakes!
180 km (112 mi) SSE of San Pedro de Atacama (Antofagasta, Chile) (pop: 2,000) --> See nearby quakes!
187 km (116 mi) N of Antofagasta de la Sierra (Catamarca) (pop: 500) --> See nearby quakes!
193 km (120 mi) WNW of Campo Quijano (pop: 5,000) --> See nearby quakes!
211 km (131 mi) W of Salta (pop: 512,700) --> See nearby quakes!
212 km (132 mi) WNW of El Carril (Chicoana) (pop: 9,780) --> See nearby quakes!
222 km (138 mi) SW of Aguilar (Jujuy) (pop: 3,660) --> See nearby quakes!
240 km (149 mi) NW of Cafayate (pop: 11,800) --> See nearby quakes!
257 km (160 mi) SW of Abra Pampa (Cochinoca, Jujuy) (pop: 9,430) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Few Clouds 10.9°C (52 F), humidity: 16%, wind: 1 m/s (1 kts) from NW
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
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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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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Mag.DepthLocationSource
3.8196 kmSALTA, ARGENTINAEMSC
3.7194 kmSALTA (Argentina)INPRES

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