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Latest quakes in or near Argentina in the past 48 hours on Thursday, February 9, 2023 - list, stats and map

Updated: Feb 9, 2023 09:42 GMT -
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Quakes in the past 48 hours:

  • 1 quake above magnitude 4
  • 5 quakes between magnitude 3 and 4
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Thursday, February 9, 2023 GMT (2 quakes)
Feb 9, 2023 5:14 am (GMT -3) (Feb 9, 2023 08:14 GMT)
3.0

188 km
100 km west of San Antonio de los Cobres, Departamento de Los Andes, Salta, Argentina
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Feb 9, 2023 12:50 am (GMT -3) (Feb 9, 2023 03:50 GMT)
3.7

256 km
Salta, 171 km west of Jujuy, Departamento de Doctor Manuel Belgrano, Jujuy, Argentina
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Wednesday, February 8, 2023 GMT (1 quake)
Feb 8, 2023 4:35 am (GMT -3) (Feb 8, 2023 07:35 GMT)
3.3

105 km
15 km north of Ciudad de San Juan, Departamento de Capital, San Juan, Argentina
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Tuesday, February 7, 2023 GMT (3 quakes)
Feb 7, 2023 8:12 pm (GMT -3) (Feb 7, 2023 23:12 GMT)
4.7

187 km
81 km west of San Antonio de los Cobres, Departamento de Los Andes, Salta, Argentina
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Feb 7, 2023 4:17 pm (GMT -3) (Feb 7, 2023 19:17 GMT)
3.0

194 km
91 km northwest of San Fernando del Valle de Catamarca, Departamento de Capital, Catamarca, Argentina
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Feb 7, 2023 3:27 pm (GMT -3) (Feb 7, 2023 18:27 GMT)
3.0

247 km
176 km northwest of Jujuy, Departamento de Doctor Manuel Belgrano, Jujuy, Argentina
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Estimated combined seismic energy released: 7.4 x 1011 joules (206 megawatt hours, equivalent to 177 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy

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Argentina Earthquake FAQ

When was the latest earthquake in Argentina?

The last earthquake in Argentina occurred 1 hour and 28 minutes ago: Minor mag. 3.0 earthquake - 100 km west of San Antonio de los Cobres, Departamento de Los Andes, Salta, Argentina, on Thursday, Feb 9, 2023 at 5:14 am (GMT -3).

How many quakes were there in Argentina in the past 48 hours?

In the past 48 hours, Argentina had 6 quakes up to magnitude 4.7.

What was the strongest quake in Argentina in the past 48 hours?

The strongest earthquake in Argentina in the past 48 hours occurred 1 day 10 hours ago: Light mag. 4.7 earthquake - 81 km west of San Antonio de los Cobres, Departamento de Los Andes, Salta, Argentina, on Tuesday, Feb 7, 2023 at 8:12 pm (GMT -3).

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