Latest quakes in or near Departamento de Los Andes, Salta, Argentina, in the past 48 hours on Thursday, August 18, 2022 - list, stats and map

Updated Aug 18, 2022 02:36 GMT -
Felt a quake? Report it!
Show quakes near me!
See quake list

Quakes in the past 48 hours:

  • 3 quakes above magnitude 3
  • 1 quake between magnitude 2 and 3
In the past 48 hours, Departamento de Los Andes had 3 quakes of magnitude 3.0 or above and 1 quake of magnitude 2.7.

Latest quake: Mag. 3.2 | Antofagasta, Chile, 125 km W of San Antonio de los Cobres, Departamento de Los Andes, Salta, Argentina -

Strongest quake: Mag. 3.6 | 195 km W of Salta, Departamento Capital, Salta, Argentina -

Recent quakes above magnitude 2.0 in or near Departamento de Los Andes, Salta, Argentina (updated )

Past 24 hours:3 quakes | 1 quake M2+ | 2 quakes M3+
Past 7 days:21 quakes | 3 quakes M2+ | 16 quakes M3+ | 2 quakes M4+
Past 30 days:116 quakes | 18 quakes M2+ | 82 quakes M3+ | 16 quakes M4+
Past 90 days:318 quakes | 48 quakes M2+ | 230 quakes M3+ | 40 quakes M4+
Past 365 days:1,503 quakes | 330 quakes M2+ | 1,027 quakes M3+ | 143 quakes M4+ | 1 quake M5+ | 2 quakes M6+

Quakes in nearby regions

...Read more
Show interactive Map
[smaller] [bigger]
Showing quakes magnitude 0.1 or higher (4 quakes):
Date and timeMag
Depth
Nearest volcano (distance)LocationDetailsMap
Wednesday, August 17, 2022 GMT (3 quakes)
Aug 17, 2022 8:07 pm (GMT -3) (Aug 17, 2022 23:07 GMT)
3.2

240 km
Antofagasta, Chile, 125 km west of San Antonio de los Cobres, Departamento de Los Andes, Salta, Argentina
I FELT IT
MoreMap
Aug 17, 2022 12:03 pm (GMT -3) (Aug 17, 2022 15:03 GMT)
2.7

219 km
Jujuy, 96 km northwest of San Antonio de los Cobres, Departamento de Los Andes, Salta, Argentina MoreMap
Aug 17, 2022 12:01 am (GMT -3) (Aug 17, 2022 03:01 GMT)
3.6

179 km
195 km west of Salta, Departamento Capital, Salta, Argentina
I FELT IT
MoreMap
Tuesday, August 16, 2022 GMT (1 quake)
Aug 16, 2022 2:02 pm (GMT -3) (Aug 16, 2022 17:02 GMT)
3.2

248 km
Salta, 203 km west of Jujuy, Departamento de Doctor Manuel Belgrano, Jujuy, Argentina
I FELT IT
MoreMap
Estimated combined seismic energy released: 2.5 x 1010 joules (6.81 megawatt hours, equivalent to 5.86 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy

Earthquake Catalog - Look up past earthquakes

Look up past earthquakes in this area by date or date range:
Look up quakes!

Departamento de Los Andes Earthquake FAQ

When was the latest earthquake in Departamento de Los Andes?

The last earthquake in Departamento de Los Andes occurred 3 hours ago: Minor mag. 3.2 earthquake - Antofagasta, Chile, 125 km west of San Antonio de los Cobres, Departamento de Los Andes, Salta, Argentina, on Wednesday, Aug 17, 2022 at 8:07 pm (GMT -3).

How many quakes were there in Departamento de Los Andes in the past 48 hours?

In the past 48 hours, Departamento de Los Andes, Salta, Argentina had 4 quakes up to magnitude 3.6.

What was the strongest quake in Departamento de Los Andes in the past 48 hours?

The strongest earthquake in Departamento de Los Andes in the past 48 hours occurred 24 hours ago: Minor mag. 3.6 earthquake - 195 km west of Salta, Departamento Capital, Salta, Argentina, on Wednesday, Aug 17, 2022 at 12:01 am (GMT -3).

Interactive map

Volcanoes & Earthquakes - new app for Android
Try our free app!
Volcanoes & Earthquakes - new app for Android
Android | iOS version
Why is there advertising on this site?
Support us - Help us upgrade our services!
We truly love working to bring you the latest volcano and earthquake data from around the world. Maintaining our website and our free apps does require, however, considerable time and resources.
We need financing to increase hard- and software capacity as well as support our editor team. We're aiming to achieve uninterrupted service wherever an earthquake or volcano eruption unfolds, and your donations can make it happen! Every donation will be highly appreciated. If you find the information useful and would like to support our team in integrating further features, write great content, and in upgrading our soft- and hardware, please make a donation (PayPal or Online credit card payment).

Planned features:
  • Improved multilanguage support
  • Tsunami alerts
  • Faster responsiveness
Thanks to your past donations, these features have been added recently:
  • Earthquake archive from 1900 onwards
  • Detailed quake stats
  • Additional seismic data sources
Download and Upgrade the Volcanoes & Earthquakes app to get one of the fastest seismic and volcano alerts online:
Android | IOS
Thank you!
Sources: VolcanoDiscovery / VolcanoAdventures and other sources as noted.
Use of material: Most text and images on our websites are owned by us. Re-use is generally not permitted without authorization. Contact us for licensing rights.
Volcanoes & Earthquakes
VolcanoDiscovery Home
Adventure & Study Travel
Tours to Volcanoes and Volcanic Areas: walking tours, photo tours, study tours Get our newsletter!
Company info
Contact | Legal info | Terms & conditions
Follow us
Follow us on facebook Follow us on Instagram Follow us on Twitter Visit our Youtube channel
EN | DE | EL | ES | FR | IT | RU
VolcanoDiscovery GmbH, Germany, Reg. nr.: HRB 103744, EU Tax Id: DE 310 395 322 owned and created by
Dr. Tom Pfeiffer, volcanologist, volcano photographer, tour organizer member of
IAVCEI
Volcanological Society
Ecotourism Greece
Insured by R+V
VolcanoDiscovery © 2004- All Rights Reserved | Privacy - cookie settings