Minor mag. 2.9 earthquake - Departamento de Iglesia, 262 km north of San Juan, Departamento de Capital, San Juan, Argentina, on Friday, 26 Mar 2021 7:33 pm (GMT -3) -

Minor mag. 2.9 earthquake - Departamento de Iglesia, 262 km north of San Juan, Departamento de Capital, San Juan, Argentina, on Friday, 26 Mar 2021 7:33 pm (GMT -3)

Séisme mineur magnitude 2.9 at 135 km depth

26 Mar 22:40 UTC: Premier à signaler: INPRES après 7 minutes.
27 Mar 13:28: Magnitude recalculée de 2.7 à 2.9. Profondeur recalculée de 134.0 à 135.0 km (de 83 à 84 mi). Emplacement de l'épicentre corrigé de 4.3 km (2.7 mi) au S.
Date & time: 26 Mar 2021 22:33:23 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: vendredi, 26 mars 2021 19:33 (GMT -3)
Magnitude: 2.9
Profondeur: 135.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 29.338°S / 69.514°W (Departamento de Iglesia, San Juan, Argentine)
Nearby towns and cities:
125 km NO de San José de Jachal (pop: 21,000) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
142 km OSO de Vinchina (La Rioja) (pop: 2,830) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
148 km SE de Vallenar (Atacama, Chili) (pop: 44,900) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
179 km ENE de La Serena (Coquimbo Region, Chili) (pop: 154,500) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
189 km ENE de Coquimbo (Coquimbo Region, Chili) (pop: 161,300) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
197 km O de Chilecito (La Rioja) (pop: 42,200) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
215 km NE de Ovalle (Coquimbo Region, Chili) (pop: 77,100) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
237 km SO de Tinogasta (Catamarca) (pop: 14,500) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
244 km NO de San Agustin de Valle Fértil (Valle Fértil) (pop: 6,860) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
262 km NNO de San Juan (pop: 447,000) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Clear Sky 5.9°C (43 F), humidity: 17%, wind: 3 m/s (7 kts) from W
Primary data source: INPRES
Estimated released energy: 1.4 x 109 joules (392 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.338 tons of TNT) Plus d'infos
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeProfondeurLieuSource
2.9135 kmSAN JUAN (Argentina)INPRES

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