Minor mag. 2.9 earthquake - Departamento de Iglesia, San Juan, 201 km west of Chilecito, La Rioja, Argentina, on Saturday, 27 Mar 2021 11:08 am (GMT -3) -

Minor mag. 2.9 earthquake - Departamento de Iglesia, San Juan, 201 km west of Chilecito, La Rioja, Argentina, on Saturday, 27 Mar 2021 11:08 am (GMT -3)

Séisme mineur magnitude 2.9 at 129 km depth

27 Mar 14:14 UTC: Premier à signaler: INPRES après 6 minutes.
27 Mar 15:06: Magnitude recalculée de 2.5 à 2.9. Profondeur recalculée de 147.0 à 129.0 km (de 91 à 80 mi). Emplacement de l'épicentre corrigé de 4.9 km (3 mi) au NE.
Date & time: 27 Mar 2021 14:08:21 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: samedi, 27 mars 2021 11:08 (GMT -3)
Magnitude: 2.9
Profondeur: 129.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 28.854°S / 69.53°W (Departamento de Iglesia, San Juan, Argentine)
Volcan le plus près: Tipas (212 km / 132 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
124 km ESE de Vallenar (Atacama, Chili) (pop: 44,900) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
129 km O de Vinchina (La Rioja) (pop: 2,830) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
172 km NNO de San José de Jachal (pop: 21,000) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
183 km SSE de Copiapó (Atacama, Chili) (pop: 129,300) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
201 km O de Chilecito (La Rioja) (pop: 42,200) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
203 km NE de La Serena (Coquimbo Region, Chili) (pop: 154,500) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
211 km OSO de Tinogasta (Catamarca) (pop: 14,500) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
214 km NE de Coquimbo (Coquimbo Region, Chili) (pop: 161,300) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
252 km NE de Ovalle (Coquimbo Region, Chili) (pop: 77,100) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
313 km NNO de San Juan (pop: 447,000) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Clear Sky 0.2°C (32 F), humidity: 14%, wind: 3 m/s (5 kts) from WNW
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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2.9129 kmSAN JUAN (Argentina)INPRES

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