A tremor was recorded at 19 of this Tuesday. The epicenter was in San Juan, but some Mendoza residents said that it was also seen in our province.
The magnitude was 4.9 degrees on the Richter scale; and it was the last of a string of movements that took place throughout the afternoon throughout the region.
The precise data reported on the official website of Inpres (National Institute of Seismic Prevention) are the following:
Local time: Jan 05, 2021 at 19:00:01
GMT time: Jan 05, 2021 at 22:00:01
Epicenter: 169 km W of San Juan; 191 to the NW of Mendoza; 77 km W of Barreal -31,667 (lat) -70,286 (long)
Depth: 127 km