Minor mag. 3.2 earthquake - Departamento de Vinchina, 261 km northwest of La Rioja, Departamento de Capital, La Rioja, Argentina, on Monday, 22 Mar 2021 10:53 pm (GMT -3) -

Minor mag. 3.2 earthquake - Departamento de Vinchina, 261 km northwest of La Rioja, Departamento de Capital, La Rioja, Argentina, on Monday, 22 Mar 2021 10:53 pm (GMT -3)

Séisme mineur magnitude 3.2 at 131 km depth

23 Mar 01:58 UTC: Premier à signaler: INPRES après 5 minutes.
23 Mar 10:16: Magnitude recalculée de 3.1 à 3.2. Profondeur recalculée de 137.0 à 131.0 km (de 85 à 81 mi). Emplacement de l'épicentre corrigé de 3 km (1.9 mi) au S.
Date & time: 23 Mar 2021 01:53:26 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: lundi, 22 mars 2021 22:53 (GMT -3)
Magnitude: 3.2
Profondeur: 131.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 28.307°S / 69.218°W (Departamento de Vinchina, La Rioja, Argentine)
Volcan le plus près: Tipas (137 km / 85 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
111 km ONO de Vinchina (pop: 2,830) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
151 km SE de Copiapó (Atacama, Chili) (pop: 129,300) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
154 km E de Vallenar (Atacama, Chili) (pop: 44,900) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
164 km O de Tinogasta (Catamarca) (pop: 14,500) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
193 km ONO de Chilecito (pop: 42,200) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
220 km NNO de San José de Jachal (San Juan) (pop: 21,000) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
261 km ONO de La Rioja (pop: 162,600) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
266 km NE de La Serena (Coquimbo Region, Chili) (pop: 154,500) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
276 km NE de Coquimbo (Coquimbo Region, Chili) (pop: 161,300) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
319 km NE de Ovalle (Coquimbo Region, Chili) (pop: 77,100) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Clear Sky 5.9°C (43 F), humidity: 27%, wind: 2 m/s (3 kts) from NW
Primary data source: INPRES
Estimated released energy: 4 x 109 joules (1.11 megawatt hours, equivalent to 0.951 tons of TNT) Plus d'infos
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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3.2131 kmLA RIOJA (Argentina)INPRES
3.2131 km119 Km Al E De Alto Del Carmen, ArgentinaGUG (U. Chile)

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