International Disaster and Emergency Monitoring Center

Preliminary earthquake data and analysis

Earthquake Report
Base data
Event ID 452508
Event time 2021-05-12 06:25:18 (UTC)
Local time 2021-05-12 09:25:18 - [It was morning in the affected area.]
Last update 2021-05-12 06:30:00 (UTC)
Magnitude 3.1
Depth 94 km
Class Minor
Hypocenter Medium deep
Mercalli scale 1
Possible effects People do not feel any Earth movement.
Data status
Data provider EMSC

Continent South-America
Country Argentina
Administration area San Juan
Nearest settlement Las Tapias
Distance 6 km
Course N
Surface type underground quake

Risk Analisys
Nearest nuclear power plants
There is no known nuclear power plant nearby.
Nearest marine ports
There is no known marine port nearby.
Nearest airports
Domingo Faustino Sarmiento Airport (27.17 km)
Nearest volcanoes
There is no known marine port nearby.
Quick Analysis