Latest Earthquakes Near Departamento de Metán, Salta in 🇦🇷 Argentina

Latest Earthquakes Near Departamento de Metán, Salta in Argentina

An overview of the latest earthquakes near Departamento de Metán, Salta in Argentina. Each earthquake event is recorded as they happend updated every minute, the first event ever recorded was in 1950.

Earthquakes are recorded and updated every minute.
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(Currently displaying 50 out of 95 in total)
Time Epicenter Magnitude Depth
22 days ago
On 2024-04-30 02:09:43
-25.0107, -65.4996
99 km (62 mi) ← W of Departamento de Metán
M 4.6
10 km
1 month ago
On 2024-03-25 16:14:19
-25.8127, -63.4686
125 km (77 mi) → E of Departamento de Metán
M 4.7
569.32 km
1 year ago
On 2023-01-06 20:06:19
-25.3526, -66.2082
155 km (96 mi) ← W of Departamento de Metán
M 4.5
203.27 km
2 years ago
On 2022-01-10 08:36:02
-26.0798, -65.4393
100 km (62 mi) ↙ SW of Departamento de Metán
M 5.6
8 km
2 years ago
On 2021-12-20 16:34:26
-26.1349, -64.688
70 km (43 mi) ↓ S of Departamento de Metán
M 5
10 km
2 years ago
On 2021-11-17 21:38:54
-26.3074, -63.3253
161 km (100 mi) → E of Departamento de Metán
M 5.5
576.18 km
2 years ago
On 2021-10-06 23:38:08
-25.248, -64.6292
28 km (17 mi) ↑ N of Departamento de Metán
M 5
10 km
2 years ago
On 2021-06-04 02:11:33
-24.9194, -64.6337
64 km (40 mi) ↑ N of Departamento de Metán
M 4.6
43.81 km
3 years ago
On 2021-01-08 12:54:17
-26.5272, -65.7243
155 km (96 mi) ↓ S of Departamento de Metán
M 4.1
10 km
3 years ago
On 2020-10-18 00:16:14
-25.2396, -65.073
50 km (31 mi) ← W of Departamento de Metán
M 4.2
10 km
4 years ago
On 2019-12-15 17:57:06
-26.887, -65.3713
169 km (105 mi) ↓ S of Departamento de Metán
M 5
36.89 km
4 years ago
On 2019-07-15 09:06:19
-25.4759, -64.4012
26 km (16 mi) ↗ NE of Departamento de Metán
M 4.3
37 km
6 years ago
On 2018-05-16 01:38:33
-26.6598, -64.272
134 km (83 mi) ↘ SE of Departamento de Metán
M 4.1
10 km
6 years ago
On 2018-03-17 18:18:43
-24.1924, -65.2067
155 km (96 mi) ↖ NW of Departamento de Metán
M 4.5
38.44 km
6 years ago
On 2017-11-18 15:01:41
-25.6007, -65.4292
77 km (48 mi) ↙ SW of Departamento de Metán
M 4.3
123.27 km
6 years ago
On 2017-11-11 04:20:41
-25.2925, -64.8604
30 km (18 mi) ↖ NW of Departamento de Metán
M 4.7
10 km
7 years ago
On 2016-11-16 22:33:44
-24.4535, -64.1911
125 km (78 mi) ↑ N of Departamento de Metán
M 4.3
10 km
7 years ago
On 2016-10-16 09:03:20
-24.19, -64.37
148 km (92 mi) ↑ N of Departamento de Metán
M 5
10 km
7 years ago
On 2016-07-29 16:44:58
-26.3811, -65.2885
116 km (72 mi) ↓ S of Departamento de Metán
M 4.2
59.71 km
8 years ago
On 2016-05-16 23:28:53
-24.1207, -65.1209
160 km (99 mi) ↖ NW of Departamento de Metán
M 4.3
49.87 km
8 years ago
On 2015-10-17 11:33:08
-25.4674, -64.4839
18 km (11 mi) ↗ NE of Departamento de Metán
M 5.8
17 km
8 years ago
On 2015-09-05 22:13:46
-25.7802, -64.6856
31 km (19 mi) ↓ S of Departamento de Metán
M 5.2
6.2 km
8 years ago
On 2015-06-26 06:05:16
-25.0297, -64.9168
58 km (36 mi) ↖ NW of Departamento de Metán
M 4
48.53 km
9 years ago
On 2014-10-16 21:05:51
-24.083, -64.841
158 km (98 mi) ↖ NW of Departamento de Metán
M 3.9
13 km
9 years ago
On 2014-07-16 13:29:50
-24.234, -64.881
142 km (88 mi) ↖ NW of Departamento de Metán
M 4
45.43 km
10 years ago
On 2013-12-12 09:46:29
-24.6986, -64.5146
90 km (56 mi) ↑ N of Departamento de Metán
M 4.8
49.47 km
10 years ago
On 2013-07-16 07:37:55
-26.867, -65.064
157 km (97 mi) ↓ S of Departamento de Metán
M 4.2
38.1 km
11 years ago
On 2013-01-25 20:23:23
-24.268, -65.327
152 km (94 mi) ↖ NW of Departamento de Metán
M 4
47.9 km
11 years ago
On 2013-01-25 19:53:28
-24.132, -65.247
163 km (101 mi) ↖ NW of Departamento de Metán
M 5.1
41.4 km
11 years ago
On 2012-06-03 08:21:49
-26.504, -63.385
169 km (105 mi) → E of Departamento de Metán
M 4
559.6 km
12 years ago
On 2012-04-04 19:08:41
-24.533, -65.689
148 km (92 mi) ↖ NW of Departamento de Metán
M 4.5
35 km
12 years ago
On 2011-11-21 23:23:11
-24.198, -64.266
150 km (93 mi) ↑ N of Departamento de Metán
M 4
5 km
12 years ago
On 2011-11-15 10:20:09
-24.239, -64.351
143 km (89 mi) ↑ N of Departamento de Metán
M 5.2
5 km
12 years ago
On 2011-10-22 20:49:18
-24.13, -64.126
161 km (100 mi) ↑ N of Departamento de Metán
M 4.6
31.1 km
12 years ago
On 2011-10-08 08:13:08
-24.16, -64.106
159 km (99 mi) ↑ N of Departamento de Metán
M 4.9
30 km
12 years ago
On 2011-10-06 11:19:56
-24.281, -64.304
140 km (87 mi) ↑ N of Departamento de Metán
M 5.1
10 km
12 years ago
On 2011-10-06 11:12:30
-24.178, -64.219
153 km (95 mi) ↑ N of Departamento de Metán
M 5.9
15 km
13 years ago
On 2010-09-27 09:25:06
-26.448, -64.63
105 km (65 mi) ↘ SE of Departamento de Metán
M 5
21 km
13 years ago
On 2010-09-04 17:18:02
-24.688, -65.38
115 km (71 mi) ↖ NW of Departamento de Metán
M 4.8
28.1 km
14 years ago
On 2010-03-19 04:00:41
-24.915, -65.533
108 km (67 mi) ← W of Departamento de Metán
M 4
10 km
14 years ago
On 2010-03-01 06:53:19
-24.802, -65.232
96 km (59 mi) ↖ NW of Departamento de Metán
M 4.8
35 km
14 years ago
On 2010-02-28 09:53:04
-24.864, -65.423
103 km (64 mi) ← W of Departamento de Metán
M 4.6
39.4 km
14 years ago
On 2010-02-27 20:31:06
-25.019, -65.745
120 km (75 mi) ← W of Departamento de Metán
M 4.8
24.4 km
14 years ago
On 2010-02-27 15:45:37
-24.872, -65.602
117 km (72 mi) ← W of Departamento de Metán
M 6.3
10 km
14 years ago
On 2009-05-28 18:37:48
-24.206, -64.906
145 km (90 mi) ↖ NW of Departamento de Metán
M 4.1
49.5 km
14 years ago
On 2009-05-28 14:47:17
-24.16, -65.056
154 km (95 mi) ↖ NW of Departamento de Metán
M 4
22 km
15 years ago
On 2008-12-05 03:49:12
-24.878, -65.105
82 km (50 mi) ↖ NW of Departamento de Metán
M 4.3
24.5 km
15 years ago
On 2008-06-17 13:45:05
-25.815, -64.813
37 km (23 mi) ↓ S of Departamento de Metán
M 4.5
40.3 km
15 years ago
On 2008-06-11 20:35:15
-25.434, -66.196
153 km (95 mi) ← W of Departamento de Metán
M 4.5
189.2 km
16 years ago
On 2008-05-06 21:13:02
-25.755, -63.235
146 km (90 mi) → E of Departamento de Metán
M 4.5
585.7 km

Departamento de Metán Earthquake Statistics

Since the 1950's Departamento de Metán has experiences a total of 95 earthquakes, within a 150 km radius of the center of the city.

Earthquakes per Year in Departamento de Metán 1950-2024

Annual earthquakes counts for Departamento de Metán was last updated at 2024-02-09 23:00:25.

Earthquake Magnitude Distribution

Magnitude Earthquakes Percentage
M 0 2 1.5%
M 3 3 2.26%
M 4 57 42.86%
M 5 27 20.3%
M 6 6 4.51%
M 7 1 0.75%

Magnitude distribution for Departamento de Metán was last updated at 2024-04-19 20:00:34.

To conserve energy and maximize resource utilization, we calculate historical earthquake statistics in batches. This is done sporadically when sufficient resources are available to the system. Thus, annual earthquakes count and magnitude distribution for various locations on earth, may lag behind in certain instances. Most commonly it's a matter of hours, sometimes days, or even up to a few weeks.

Common Questions

When was the last earthquake in Departamento de Metán, Salta, Argentina?

The last earthquake in Departamento de Metán was 22 days ago and struck 99 km (62 mi) ← W of the city. The earthquake had a magnitude 4.60 on the richter scale and a depth of 10.0 km.

What was the strongest earthquake near Departamento de Metán, Salta, Argentina?

The strongest earthquake recorded near Departamento de Metán was a 7.15 magnitude earthquake with a depth of 588.7 kilometers. It struck 149 km (93 mi) → E of the city, 61 years ago.

How often do earthquakes occur near Departamento de Metán, Salta, Argentina?

In 2024, Departamento de Metán has experienced 0 earthquakes with a magnitude of 0.1 or higher on the Richter scale. That's lower than the annual average of 1.27 earthquakes in the region. Based on historic earthquake data, which dates back to 1950, we can asume that Departamento de Metán is struck by an earthquake every 0.11 months.

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Data Information

Information found on this page is a derivative set, based on sources mentioned below.

Data Sources

We aggregate and combine data from USGS (United States Geographical Survey) and the EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre). This allow us to get near real-time and historical earthquake data dating back to the year 1950.

Disclaimer

Information or data found on this page should not be used for, or as an early warning system. It is intended as an historical reference or near real-time complementary information to offical and governmental sources. In an event of an emergency it is important closely monitor and follow advice from national, state and local authorities.