Light mag. 4.8 earthquake - Departamento de Rinconada, 59 km northwest of Abra Pampa, Departamento de Cochinoca, Jujuy, Argentina, on Saturday, 9 September 2017 at 12:03 (GMT)

Light mag. 4.8 earthquake - Departamento de Rinconada, 59 km northwest of Abra Pampa, Departamento de Cochinoca, Jujuy, Argentina, on Saturday, 9 September 2017 at 12:03 (GMT)

Séisme faible magnitude 4.8 at 220 km depth

9 Sep 12:08 UTC: Premier à signaler: GFZ après 4 minutes.
Sep 9 12:10: Magnitude recalculée de 5.0 à 4.8.
Profondeur recalculée de 235.0 à 220.0 km.
Date & time: 9 Sep 2017 12:03:41 UTC
Magnitude: 4.8
Profondeur: 220.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 22.44°S / 66.18°W (Departamento de Rinconada, Jujuy, Argentine)
Volcan le plus près: Cerros de Tocopuri (84 km / 52 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
59 km ONO de Abra Pampa (Cochinoca) (pop: 9,430) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
71 km OSO de La Quiaca (Yavi) (pop: 14,800) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
72 km SO de Villazon (Modesto Omiste, Potosí, Bolivie) (pop: 30,300) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
205 km ONO de San Ramón de la Nueva Orán (Salta) (pop: 74,100) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
208 km NO de Libertador General San Martin (pop: 49,300) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
215 km NNO de San Salvador de Jujuy (pop: 305,900) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
225 km NNO de Palpala (pop: 48,200) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
240 km NO de San Pedro de Jujuy (pop: 58,400) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
272 km NNO de Salta (pop: 512,700) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
391 km SSO de Sucre (Chuquisaca, Bolivie) (pop: 224,800) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
Primary data source: GFZ (German Research Centre for Geosciences)
Estimated released energy: 1 x 1012 joules (278 megawatt hours, equivalent to 239 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
MagnitudeProfondeurLocationSource
M 4.8220 kmJujuy Province, ArgentinaGFZ
M 5.2235 kmJUJUY, ARGENTINAEMSC
M 5.2291 km158 km al E de San Pedro de AtacamaGUG (U. Chile)
M 5.2228 km- Jujuy, ArgentinaUSGS

User reports for this quake (1)

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
Minera Antucoya (376.4 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
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