Terremoto leve mag. 3.2 - Departamento de Famatina, 79 km NNW of La Rioja, Departamento de Capital, La Rioja, Argentina, Sunday, 23 May. 2021 -

Terremoto leve mag. 3.2 - Departamento de Famatina, 79 km NNW of La Rioja, Departamento de Capital, La Rioja, Argentina, Sunday, 23 May. 2021

Terremoto leve magnitud 3.2 at 11 km depth

23 May 17:04 UTC: Primero en informar: INPRES después de 6 minutos.
24 May 12:40: Magnitud recalculada de 3.1 a 3.2. Profundidad recalculada de 10.0 a 11.0 km (de 6.2 a 6.8 mi). Ubicación del epicentro corregida 10.6 km (6.6 mi) al SO.
Fecha & hora: 23 May 2021 16:58:25 UTC -
Hora local al epicentro: 23/05/2021 13:58:25
Magnitud: 3.2
Profundidad: 11.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 28.761°S / 67.173°W (Departamento de Famatina, Provincia de La Rioja, Argentina)
Volcán mas cercano: Nevado de Incahuasi (219 km / 136 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
42 km al OSO de Arauco (pop: 13,700) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
55 km al NE de Chilecito (pop: 42,200) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
60 km al NNO de Villa Bustos (pop: 2,170) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
79 km al NNO de Ciudad de La Rioja (pop: 162,600) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
87 km al SSE de Tinogasta (Catamarca) (pop: 14,500) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
139 km al OSO de San Fernando del Valle de Catamarca (pop: 188,800) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
213 km al SO de Aguilares (Río Chico, Tucuman) (pop: 32,500) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
283 km al SO de Yerba Buena (Tucuman) (pop: 50,800) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
289 km al SO de San Miguel de Tucumán (Tucuman) (pop: 781,000) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
412 km al NO de Córdoba (Cordoba) (pop: 1,428,200) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
Fuente primaria de datos: INPRES
Energía liberada estimada: 4 x 109 joules (1.11 megawatt hours, equivalent to 0.951 tons of TNT) More info
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3.211 kmLA RIOJA (Argentina)INPRES

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