Mag. 4.8 earthquake - 172 km southwest of San Miguel de Tucumán, Argentina, on 9 Oct 5:55 am (GMT -3) -

Mag. 4.8 earthquake  - 172 km southwest of San Miguel de Tucumán, Argentina, on 9 Oct 5:55 am (GMT -3)

Light magnitude 4.8 earthquake at 168 km depth

9 Oct 08:59 UTC: Premier à signaler: GFZ après 3 minutes.
9 Oct 09:02: Profondeur recalculée de 249.0 à 170.0 km (de 155 à 106 mi). Emplacement de l'épicentre corrigé de 23 km (14 mi) au E.
9 Oct 09:14: Magnitude recalculée de 5.0 à 4.8. Profondeur recalculée de 170.0 à 168.0 km (de 106 à 104 mi). Emplacement de l'épicentre corrigé de 6.7 km (4.2 mi) au N.
Date & time: 9 Oct 2020 08:55:51 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 9 Oct 5:55 am (GMT -3)
Magnitude: 4.8
Profondeur: 168.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 27.89°S / 66.48°W (Departamento de Poman, Catamarca, Argentine)
Volcan le plus près: Robledo (179 km / 111 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
38 km SSO de Andalgala (pop: 14,100) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
58 km NO de Mutquin (pop: 1,210) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
62 km NNO de Poman (pop: 3,390) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
67 km ESE de Londres (pop: 2,630) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
77 km O de San Antonio (pop: 4,290) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
83 km NNE de Arauco (La Rioja) (pop: 13,700) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
94 km NO de San Fernando del Valle de Catamarca (pop: 188,800) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
99 km OSO de Aguilares (Río Chico, Tucuman) (pop: 32,500) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
450 km NNO de Córdoba (Cordoba) (pop: 1,428,200) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
1073 km NO de Buenos Aires (Buenos Aires F.D.) (pop: 13,076,300) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Broken Clouds 16.5°C (62 F), humidity: 59%, wind: 2 m/s (5 kts) from WSW
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.
M 4.8168 kmCatamarca Province, ArgentinaGFZ
M 5.0176 km5.0 Catamarca, ArgentinaEMSC
M 4.8207 km35 Km SSW of Andalgala, ArgentinaINPRES
M 5.0152 km34 Km S of Andalgalá, ArgentinaUSGS
M 4.9152 kmCatamarca Province, ArgentinaUSP

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Mag. 4.8 earthquake - 172 km southwest of San Miguel de Tucumán, Argentina, on 9 Oct 5:55 am (GMT -3)
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