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Past earthquakes near Oran, Departamento de Orán, Salta, Argentina, during the year 2020

Updated 17 Apr 2021 23:56 GMT -
During 2020, Oran was shaken by 2 quakes of magnitude 5.0 or above, 6 quakes between 4.0 and 5.0, 9 quakes between 3.0 and 4.0, and 2 quakes between 2.0 and 3.0.
Biggest quake: 5.7 quake Oran, Salta, 37 km east of Humahuaca, Jujuy, Argentina, 29 Nov 2020 1:40 pm (GMT -3)
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Showing quakes magnitude 0.1 or higher (19 quakes):
Date and timeMag
Depth
Nearest volcano (distance)LocationDetailsMap
Sun, 27 Dec 2020 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
27/12/2020 11:24:13 (27 Dec 2020 14:24:13 GMT)
3.6

10 km
(265 km)56 km west of Oran, Salta, Argentina MoreMap
Tue, 22 Dec 2020 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
22 Dec 2020 12:38 am (GMT -3) (22 Dec 2020 03:38:21 GMT)
4.1

10 km
(354 km)18 km south of General Enrique Mosconi, Departamento de General José de San Martin, Salta, Argentina 1 reportMoreMap
Sat, 19 Dec 2020 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
19 Dec 2020 14:13:56 GMT
4.7

10 km
(293 km)35 km north of Libertador General San Martin, Jujuy, Argentina MoreMap
Mon, 30 Nov 2020 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
30/11/2020 04:23:58 (30 Nov 2020 07:23:58 GMT)
3.0
(265 km)56 km west of Oran, Salta, Argentina MoreMap
Sun, 29 Nov 2020 (GMT) (2 earthquakes)
29/11/2020 16:40:51 (29 Nov 2020 19:40:51 GMT)
3.6

43 km
(340 km)Orán, 15 km southwest of Embarcacion (General Jose de San Martín), Salta, Argentina MoreMap
29 Nov 2020 1:40 pm (GMT -3) (29 Nov 2020 16:40:45 GMT)
5.7

10 km
(250 km)Oran, Salta, 37 km east of Humahuaca, Jujuy, Argentina 30 reportsMoreMap
Wed, 7 Oct 2020 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
07/10/2020 09:01:33 (7 Oct 2020 12:01:33 GMT)
3.2

8 km
(302 km)10.9 km west of Yuto, Ledesma, Jujuy, Argentina MoreMap
Wed, 22 Apr 2020 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
22/04/2020 13:27:27 (22 Apr 2020 16:27:27 GMT)
4.2

18 km
(212 km)27 km east of Libertador General San Martín, Ledesma, Jujuy, Argentina 1 reportMoreMap
Fri, 17 Apr 2020 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
16/04/2020 22:57:12 (17 Apr 2020 01:57:12 GMT)
3.3

12 km
(207 km)Departamento de Santa Barbara, 8.1 km south of Yuto, Departamento de Ledesma, Jujuy, Argentina MoreMap
Mon, 6 Apr 2020 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
06/04/2020 10:27:23 (6 Apr 2020 13:27:23 GMT)
2.6

180 km
(165 km)Departamento de Valle Grande, 24 km northwest of Libertador General San Martin, Departamento de Ledesma, Jujuy, Argentina MoreMap
Tue, 31 Mar 2020 (GMT) (3 earthquakes)
31/03/2020 03:56:30 (31 Mar 2020 06:56:30 GMT)
3.9

10 km
(219 km)31 km northeast of Libertador General San Martín, Ledesma, Jujuy, Argentina MoreMap
31/03/2020 03:42:50 (31 Mar 2020 06:42:50 GMT)
3.1

10 km
(229 km)Oran, Salta, 19 km east of Yuto, Departamento de Ledesma, Jujuy, Argentina MoreMap
31/03/2020 03:31:44 (31 Mar 2020 06:31:44 GMT)
3.4

10 km
(216 km)Oran, Salta, 9.3 km northeast of Yuto, Departamento de Ledesma, Jujuy, Argentina MoreMap
Sun, 22 Mar 2020 (GMT) (1 earthquake)
21/03/2020 22:13:21 (22 Mar 2020 01:13:21 GMT)
4.5

14 km
(200 km)28 km east of Libertador General San Martín, Ledesma, Jujuy, Argentina MoreMap
Thu, 27 Feb 2020 (GMT) (3 earthquakes)
27/02/2020 00:15:29 (27 Feb 2020 03:15:29 GMT)
3.1

8 km
(251 km)Oran, 35 km south of Embarcacion, Departamento de General José de San Martin, Salta, Argentina MoreMap
26/02/2020 22:51:44 (27 Feb 2020 01:51:44 GMT)
2.7

19 km
(184 km)17 km north of Libertador General San Martin, Departamento de Ledesma, Jujuy, Argentina MoreMap
27 Feb 2020 01:25:27 GMT
4.9

10 km
(193 km)21 km northeast of Libertador General San Martín, Ledesma, Jujuy, Argentina 13 reportsMoreMap
Wed, 22 Jan 2020 (GMT) (2 earthquakes)
22 Jan 2020 17:50:17 GMT
4.6

539 km
(307 km)38 km south of Tartagal, General Jose de San Martín, Salta, Argentina MoreMap
22 Jan 2020 17:43:29 GMT
5.0

543 km
(303 km)39 km south of Tartagal, Departamento de General José de San Martin, Salta, Argentina 1 reportMoreMap
Estimated combined seismic energy released: 2.8 x 1013 joules (7.69 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 6615 tons of TNT or 0.4 atomic bombs!) More info

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