Terremoto moderado mag. 4.6 - 30 km NNE of La Rioja, Departamento de Capital, La Rioja, Argentina, viernes, 11 jun. 2021 -

Terremoto moderado mag. 4.6 - 30 km NNE of La Rioja, Departamento de Capital, La Rioja, Argentina, viernes, 11 jun. 2021

Terremoto moderado magnitud 4.6 at 19 km depth

11 Jun 17:09 UTC: Primero en informar: VolcanoDiscovery después de 5 minutos.
11 Jun 17:10: Ahora usando una nueva fuente de datos: INPRES
11 Jun 17:42: Magnitud recalculada de 4.8 a 4.6. Profundidad recalculada de 10.0 a 19.0 km (de 6.2 a 11.8 mi). Ubicación del epicentro corregida 3.5 km (2.2 mi) al ENE.
11 Jun 17:48: Ubicación del epicentro corregida 5.6 km (3.5 mi) al N.
Fecha & hora: 11 Jun 2021 17:04:38 UTC -
Hora local al epicentro: 11/06/2021 14:04:38
Magnitud: 4.6
Profundidad: 19.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 29.154°S / 66.755°W (Departamento de Capital, Provincia de La Rioja, Argentina)
Nearby towns and cities:
30 km al ENE de Villa Bustos (pop: 2,170) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
30 km al NNE de Ciudad de La Rioja (pop: 162,600) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
64 km al S de Arauco (pop: 13,700) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
72 km al E de Chilecito (pop: 42,200) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
81 km al OSO de Capayan (Catamarca) (pop: 6,360) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
99 km al SSO de Poman (Catamarca) (pop: 3,390) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
121 km al SO de San Fernando del Valle de Catamarca (pop: 188,800) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
287 km al OSO de Ciudad de Santiago del Estero (pop: 354,700) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
353 km al NO de Córdoba (Cordoba) (pop: 1,428,200) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
997 km al NO de Buenos Aires (Buenos Aires F.D.) (pop: 13,076,300) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Few Clouds 18.2°C (65 F), humidity: 52%, wind: 2 m/s (4 kts) from ESE
Fuente primaria de datos: INPRES
Energía liberada estimada: 5 x 1011 joules (139 megawatt hours, equivalent to 120 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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RevistaProfundidadUbicaciónFuente
4.619 kmLA RIOJA (Argentina)INPRES
unknownn/aLA RIOJA (Argentina)VolcanoDiscovery
4.630 km34 Km NE of Villa Bustos, ArgentinaUSGS
4.842 kmLA RIOJA, ARGENTINAEMSC
4.842 kmLa Rioja Province, ArgentinaGFZ
4.142 kmLa Rioja Province, ArgentinaUSP

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Villa castelli ☹️76 (143.9 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / vibration and rolling
Plátanos (1022.8 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / single lateral shake / 2-5 s
La Rioja, La Rioja / Light shaking (MMI IV) / vibration and rolling / 2-5 s : Estaba en mí casa y sentí como cuando pasa un tren cerca, lo sentí por un breve lapso, segundos.  
Villa Sanagasta / Light shaking (MMI IV) / vertical swinging (up and down) / 5-10 s : Vertical movement  
In the city of La Rioja / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / single vertical bump / 1-2 s : In the 25 year I’ve been living in this city I’ve experienced many different types of quakes but this was completely different. It felt more like a big explosion, a strong short noise and practically no movement felt. Really scaring.  
Ciudad de La Rioja / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 5-10 s : Los primeros 4 segundos fueron vibraciones que fueron aumentando, y los últimos 2 segundos se sintió un fuerte movimiento lateral.  
La Rioja, La Rioja, Argentina / Weak shaking (MMI III) / single vertical bump / 2-5 s
La Rioja / Strong shaking (MMI VI) / vertical swinging (up and down) / 15-20 s
La Rioja Capital (30.8 km SSW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / single lateral shake / very short
La rioja (28.3 km SSW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / single lateral shake / 2-5 s
LA RIOJA (7.4 km SSW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / single vertical bump / 2-5 s
In La Rioja, capital city, Argentine / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s : Sii fue muy fuerte... fue de arriba hacia abajo... tembló toda la casa como si viniera un gran camión  
Capital la rioja (9.3 km SSW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating : Era como traqueteo fuerte con un inicio con ruido  
Chilecito (71.4 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Córdoba (353.9 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 1-2 s
32.5 km SSW of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / 2-5 s : Movimiento del piso y sacudida  
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