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Light mag. 3.2 earthquake - Santa Cruz, Argentina, on Wednesday, Jan 12, 2022 at 1:19 am (GMT -3) -

Light mag. 3.2 earthquake - Santa Cruz, Argentina, on Wednesday, Jan 12, 2022 at 1:19 am (GMT -3) Light mag. 3.2 earthquake - Santa Cruz, Argentina, on Wednesday, Jan 12, 2022 at 1:19 am (GMT -3)

Light magnitude 3.2 earthquake at 6 km depth

12 Jan 10:06 UTC: First to report: INPRES after 6 hours.
Date & time: Jan 12, 2022 04:19:58 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Wednesday, Jan 12, 2022 at 1:19 am (GMT -3)
Magnitude: 3.2
Depth: 6.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 50.485°S / 72.522°W (Departamento de Lago Argentino, Santa Cruz, Argentina)
Antipode: 50.485°N / 107.478°E
Nearest volcano: Aguilera (89 km / 55 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
24 km (15 mi) SW of El Calafate (Departamento de Lago Argentino) (pop: 8,000) --> See nearby quakes!
122 km (76 mi) N of Yacimiento Rio Turbio (Departamento de Güer Aike) (pop: 6,650) --> See nearby quakes!
131 km (81 mi) SSE of El Chaltén (pop: 800) --> See nearby quakes!
138 km (86 mi) N of Puerto Natales (Provincia de Última Esperanza, Magallanes, Chile) (pop: 20,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: INPRES
Estimated released energy: 4 x 109 joules (1.11 megawatt hours, equivalent to 0.951 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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3.26 kmSANTA CRUZ (Argentina)INPRES

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near El Calafate, Departamento de Lago Argentino, Santa Cruz (0.9 km E of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 5-10 s
Calafate / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / 1-2 s : Sentí una vibración en la pared sobre la que estaba apoyada y el crujido del techo  
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