Terremoto leve mag. 3.7 - Departamento de Sarmiento, 50 km SSW of San Juan, Departamento de Capital, San Juan, Argentina, Thursday, 01 Apr. 2021 -

Terremoto leve mag. 3.7 - Departamento de Sarmiento, 50 km SSW of San Juan, Departamento de Capital, San Juan, Argentina, Thursday, 01 Apr. 2021

Terremoto leve magnitud 3.7 at 11 km depth

1 Apr 12:54 UTC: Primero en informar: INPRES después de 6 minutos.
1 Apr 13:00: Magnitud recalculada de 3.9 a 3.7. Profundidad recalculada de 10.0 a 11.0 km (de 6.2 a 6.8 mi). Ubicación del epicentro corregida 10.2 km (6.4 mi) al WNW.
Fecha & hora: 1 Apr 2021 12:48:13 UTC -
Hora local al epicentro: Thursday, 1 Apr 2021 09:48 (GMT -3)
Magnitud: 3.7
Profundidad: 11.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 31.97°S / 68.676°W (Departamento de Sarmiento, Provincia de San Juan, Argentina)
Volcán mas cercano: Tupungatito (191 km / 119 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
33 km al SSO de Pocito (pop: 41,000) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
43 km al SO de Nueve de Julio (pop: 7,650) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
50 km al SSO de Ciudad de San Juan (pop: 447,000) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
51 km al SSO de Santa Lucia (pop: 43,600) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
51 km al SO de Caucete (pop: 33,600) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
55 km al SSO de Villa Paula de Sarmiento (pop: 19,100) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
56 km al SSO de Chimbas (pop: 73,800) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
61 km al SSO de Albardon (pop: 20,400) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
103 km al N de Ciudad de Mendoza (pop: 876,900) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
248 km al NE de Santiago de Chile (Santiago Metropolitan, Chile) (pop: 4,837,300) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Clear Sky 21°C (70 F), humidity: 57%, wind: 4 m/s (7 kts) from SSW
Fuente primaria de datos: INPRES
Energía liberada estimada: 2.2 x 1010 joules (6.22 megawatt hours, equivalent to 5.35 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudProfundidadUbicaciónFuente
3.711 kmSAN JUAN (Argentina)INPRES
3.910 kmSAN JUAN, ARGENTINAEMSC

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36.2 km NNE of epicenter [Map] / not felt / single vertical bump / 1-2 s (reported through our app)
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