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Minor mag. 3.2 earthquake - 3.6 km northwest of Tinogasta, Catamarca, Argentina, on Monday, Jun 6, 2022 at 12:48 am (GMT -3) -

Minor mag. 3.2 earthquake - 3.6 km northwest of Tinogasta, Catamarca, Argentina, on Monday, Jun 6, 2022 at 12:48 am (GMT -3) Minor mag. 3.2 earthquake - 3.6 km northwest of Tinogasta, Catamarca, Argentina, on Monday, Jun 6, 2022 at 12:48 am (GMT -3)

Minor magnitude 3.2 earthquake at 104 km depth

6 Jun 03:57 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 8 minutes.

Earthquake details

Date & timeJun 6, 2022 03:48:36 UTC -
Local time at epicenterMonday, Jun 6, 2022 at 12:48 am (GMT -3)
StatusConfirmed
Magnitude3.2
Depth104.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude28.04°S / 67.59°W (Departamento de Tinogasta, Catamarca, Argentina)
Antipode28.04°N / 112.41°E
Shaking intensityNot felt
Primary data sourceEMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Nearest volcanoNevado de Incahuasi (130 km / 81 mi)
Nearby towns and cities4 km (2 mi) NW of Tinogasta (pop: 14,500) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
41 km (25 mi) S of Fiambala (pop: 8,060) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
58 km (36 mi) SW of Londres (pop: 2,630) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
78 km (49 mi) SW of La Puerta de San José (Departamento de Belén) (pop: 1,070) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
99 km (61 mi) NW of Arauco (La Rioja) (pop: 13,700) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
125 km (78 mi) N of Chilecito (La Rioja) (pop: 42,200) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
169 km (105 mi) NNW of Rioja (La Rioja) (pop: 162,600) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
183 km (114 mi) WNW of San Fernando del Valle de Catamarca (pop: 188,800) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Weather at epicenter at time of quakeScattered Clouds 10.3°C (51 F), humidity: 48%, wind: 2 m/s (3 kts) from NW
Estimated seismic energy released4 x 109 joules (1.11 megawatt hours, equivalent to 0.951 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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Mag.DepthLocationSource
3.2104 kmCATAMARCA, ARGENTINAEMSC

Seismograms

Seismic station: Copiapo (Tierra Amarilla), Chile (GO03/C network) | Distance from quake: 265 km / 165 mi | Show on map | Station Info
Seismic station Copiapo (Tierra Amarilla), Chile: vertical movement plot around time of quake (source: IRIS/BUD)
Seismogram (vertical component) around time of quake. Thin dotted red line indicates time of quake. Seismic waves arrive some time later, depending on distance. Source: IRIS Buffer of Uniform Data (BUD) webtool
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