Minor mag. 3.0 earthquake - 23 km west of San José de Jachal, Departamento de Jachal, San Juan, Argentina, on Monday, Jul 4, 2022 at 5:24 pm (GMT -3) -

Minor mag. 3.0 earthquake - 23 km west of San José de Jachal, Departamento de Jachal, San Juan, Argentina, on Monday, Jul 4, 2022 at 5:24 pm (GMT -3) Minor mag. 3.0 earthquake - 23 km west of San José de Jachal, Departamento de Jachal, San Juan, Argentina, on Monday, Jul 4, 2022 at 5:24 pm (GMT -3)

Minor magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 127 km depth

4 Jul 20:28 UTC: First to report: RaspberryShake after 3 minutes.
4 Jul 20:32: Magnitude recalculated from 2.8 to 3.0.

Earthquake details

Date & timeJul 4, 2022 20:24:42 UTC -
Local time at epicenterMonday, Jul 4, 2022 at 5:24 pm (GMT -3)
StatusConfirmed
Magnitude3
Depth127.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude30.27761°S / 68.97987°W (Departamento de Iglesia, San Juan, Argentina)
Antipode30.278°N / 111.02°E
Shaking intensityNot felt
Primary data sourceRaspberryShake (RaspberryShake)
Nearby towns and cities23 km (14 mi) W of San José de Jachal (pop: 21,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
136 km (85 mi) NNW of Albardon (pop: 20,400) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
141 km (87 mi) NNW of Chimbas (pop: 73,800) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
142 km (88 mi) NNW of Villa Paula de Sarmiento (pop: 19,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
146 km (91 mi) NNW of Ciudad de San Juan (pop: 447,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
148 km (92 mi) NNW of Santa Lucia (pop: 43,600) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
161 km (100 mi) NNW of Pocito (pop: 41,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
167 km (104 mi) NNW of Caucete (pop: 33,600) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Weather at epicenter at time of quakeClear Sky 12.9°C (55 F), humidity: 14%, wind: 2 m/s (4 kts) from ESE
Estimated seismic energy released2 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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Mag.DepthLocationSource
3.0127 kmSan Juan Province, ArgentinaRaspberryShake

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