Strong mag. 6.2 earthquake - 6.2 JUJUY, ARGENTINA on Wednesday, 24 September 2014

Forte terremoto magnitudine 6.2 - JUJUY, ARGENTINA, mercoledì, 24 settembre 2014

Forte terremoto magnitudine 6.2 - JUJUY, ARGENTINA, mercoledì, 24 settembre 2014

Strong magnitude 6.2 earthquake at 186 km depth

24 Sep 11:24 UTC: Primo a segnalare: EMSC dopo 8 minuti.
Profondità ricalcolata da 196.0 a 186.0 km.
Data & ora: 24 Sep 2014 11:16:12 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Magnitudine: 6.2
Profondità: 186.0 km
Epicentro latitudine / longitudine: 23,79°S / 66,47°W (Argentina)
Vulcano più vicino: Tuzgle (24 km / 15 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
24 km SW da Cobres
50 km NNW da San Antonio de los Cobres (pop: 4,000)
89 km NW da Santa Rosa de Tastil (pop: 2,000)
127 km WNW da San Salvador de Jujuy (pop: 305,900)
138 km WNW da Palpala (pop: 48,200)
154 km NW da Salta (pop: 512,700)
170 km WNW da San Pedro de Jujuy (pop: 58,400)
360 km NNW da San Miguel de Tucumán (pop: 781,000)
Fonte dati primaria: EMSC
Stima dell'energia sismica liberata: 1,3 x 1014 joules (35 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 30089 tons of TNT or 1,9 atomic bombs!) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudineProfonditàUbicazioneFonte
M 6.2186 km JUJUY, ARGENTINAEMSC
M 6.2193 kmJujuy Province, ArgentinaGFZ
M 6.2189 km46km NNW of San Antonio de los Cobres, ArgentinaUSGS
M 6.2189 kmNW of San Antonio de los Cobres, ArgentinaGeoAu
M 6.3257 km132 km al SE de San Pedro de AtacamaGUG (U. Chile)
M 5.9229 kmJUJUY (Argentina)INPRES

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User reports for this quake (9)

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Lonodn / not felt
Lonodn / not felt
Lonodn / not felt
Lonodn / not felt
cerro armazones / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Antofagasta (Chile, 392 km W of epicenter) : It was long with two high points. (reported through EMSC)
Antofagasta (Chile, 391 km W of epicenter) : fue temblor fuerte y casi sin pauza entre los dos golpes, pense que era de mas cerca (reported through EMSC)
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Aftershocks of the 6.2 quake JUJUY, ARGENTINA, 24 September 11:16 UTC

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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (139 quakes):
  • 21 Mar 2015 07:31 UTC
    | M 3.2 |
    214 km (133 mi) depth
    |
    36 km (22 mi) distance
    | INPRES | Details
  • 20 Mar 2015 06:37 UTC
    | M 3.9 |
    181.5 km (112.8 mi) depth
    |
    53 km (33 mi) distance
    | GUG (U. Chile) | Details
  • 18 Mar 2015 14:33 UTC
    | M 2.8 |
    208 km (129.2 mi) depth
    |
    26 km (16 mi) distance
    | INPRES | Details
  • 16 Mar 2015 07:06 UTC
    | M 2.9 |
    273 km (169.6 mi) depth
    |
    49 km (30 mi) distance
    | INPRES | Details
  • 15 Mar 2015 18:35 UTC
    | M 3.3 |
    210 km (130.5 mi) depth
    |
    41 km (26 mi) distance
    | INPRES | Details
  • 14 Mar 2015 17:47 UTC
    | M 3.1 |
    207 km (128.6 mi) depth
    |
    54 km (34 mi) distance
    | INPRES | Details
  • 13 Mar 2015 03:03 UTC
    | M 3.4 |
    195 km (121.2 mi) depth
    |
    46 km (29 mi) distance
    | INPRES | Details
  • 13 Mar 2015 02:23 UTC
    | M 2.7 |
    250 km (155.3 mi) depth
    |
    37 km (23 mi) distance
    | INPRES | Details
  • 12 Mar 2015 21:47 UTC
    | M 3.5 |
    207 km (128.6 mi) depth
    |
    47 km (29 mi) distance
    | INPRES | Details
  • 27 Feb 2015 03:23 UTC
    | M 3.0 |
    162 km (100.7 mi) depth
    |
    45 km (28 mi) distance
    | INPRES | Details
  • 22 Feb 2015 00:03 UTC
    | M 3.3 |
    222 km (137.9 mi) depth
    |
    42 km (26 mi) distance
    | INPRES | Details
  • 20 Feb 2015 07:59 UTC
    | M 4.3 |
    229 km (142.3 mi) depth
    |
    25 km (16 mi) distance
    | INPRES | Details
  • 20 Feb 2015 07:59 UTC
    | M 3.8 |
    224 km (139.2 mi) depth
    |
    24 km (15 mi) distance
    | INPRES | Details
  • 19 Feb 2015 16:02 UTC
    | M 3.7 |
    197 km (122.4 mi) depth
    |
    53 km (33 mi) distance
    | INPRES | Details
  • 17 Feb 2015 23:31 UTC
    | M 2.5 |
    224 km (139.2 mi) depth
    |
    48 km (30 mi) distance
    | INPRES | Details
  • 17 Feb 2015 20:01 UTC
    | M 3.1 |
    225 km (139.8 mi) depth
    |
    46 km (28 mi) distance
    | INPRES | Details
  • Show all

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Strong mag. 6.2 earthquake - JUJUY, ARGENTINA, on Wednesday, 24 September 2014 at 11:16 (GMT)
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