Strong M6.8 earthquake hits Argentina at intermediate depth

Strong M6.8 earthquake hits Argentina at intermediate depth

A very strong earthquake registered by the USGS as M6.8 hit Jujuy, Argentina at 23:06 UTC on May 10, 2022. The agency is reporting a depth of 193.8 km (120 miles). EMSC is reporting it as M6.8 at a depth of 176 km (109 miles).

Strong M6.0 earthquake hits Jujuy at intermediate depth, Argentina

Strong M6.0 earthquake hits Jujuy at intermediate depth, Argentina

A deep earthquake registered by the USGS as M6.0 hit Jujuy, Argentina at 06:12 UTC on February 22, 2022. The agency is reporting a depth of 242 km (150 miles). EMSC is reporting M6.0 at a depth of 231 km (143 miles). The epicenter was located 59 km (36 miles) W of…

Strong M6.2 earthquake hits Chile – Argentina border region

Strong M6.2 earthquake hits Chile – Argentina border region

A strong earthquake registered by the USGS as M6.2 hit Chile – Argentina border region at 05:18 UTC on September 13, 2021. The agency is reporting a depth of 193 km (120 miles). EMSC is reporting M6.2 at a depth of 171 km (106 miles). The epicenter was located 80 km…

Very strong and shallow M6.4 earthquake hits San Juan, Argentina

Very strong and shallow M6.4 earthquake hits San Juan, Argentina

A very strong earthquake registered by the USGS as M6.4 hit San Juan, Argentina at 02:46 UTC (23:46 LT) on January 19, 2021. The agency is reporting a depth of 20 km (12.4 miles). EMSC is reporting the same magnitude and depth. The epicenter was located about 29 km…

M6.1 earthquake hits Salta, Argentina at intermediate depth

M6.1 earthquake hits Salta, Argentina at intermediate depth

A strong earthquake registered by the USGS as M6.1 hit Salta, Argentina at 03:54 UTC on January 10, 2021. The agency is reporting a depth of 202 km (125 miles). EMSC is reporting M6.1 at a depth of 210 km (130 miles). The epicenter was located 37.5 km (23.3 miles)…

M6.3 earthquake hits Chile-Argentina border at intermediate depth

M6.3 earthquake hits Chile-Argentina border at intermediate depth

A strong earthquake registered by the USGS as M6.3 hit the Chile-Argentina border region at 22:54 UTC on November 30, 2020. The agency is reporting a depth of 148 km (92 miles). EMSC is reporting it as M6.3 at a depth of 144 km (89 miles). Interestingly, the quake…

Deep M6.0 earthquake hits northern Argentina

Deep M6.0 earthquake hits northern Argentina

A deep earthquake registered by the USGS as M6.0 hit northern Argentina at 16:43 UTC (13:43 local time) on December 24, 2019, at a depth of 560 km (347 miles). This is the third M6.0 earthquake in the past 24 hours. The epicenter was located 14.7 km (9.1 miles) WNW…

Deep M6.3 earthquake hits Jujuy, Argentina

Deep M6.3 earthquake hits Jujuy, Argentina

A strong and deep earthquake registered by the USGS as M6.3 hit Jujuy, Argentina at 12:10 UTC on February 18, 2017. The agency is reporting a depth of 200.6 km (124.6 miles). EMSC is reporting M6.3 at a depth of 191 km (118.7 miles). According to the USGS, the…

Strong M6.4 earthquake hits San Juan, Argentina

Strong M6.4 earthquake hits San Juan, Argentina

A strong earthquake registered by the USGS as M6.4 hit San Juan, Argentina at 20:57 UTC on November 20, 2016. The agency is reporting a depth of 115.8 km (72 miles). EMSC is reporting M6.4 at a depth of 116 km. The epicenter was located 10.7 km (6.7 miles) SSW of…

Strong M6.2 earthquake hit near La Rioja, Argentina

Strong M6.2 earthquake hit near La Rioja, Argentina

A strong earthquake registered by the USGS as M6.2 hit Argentina at 14:01 UTC on November 13, 2016. The agency is reporting a depth of 100.6 km (62 miles). The epicenter was located 3.1 km (1.9 miles) E of Famatina (population 0), 26.5 km (16.4 miles) N of Chilecito…