Magnitude 6.2 Reported in Jujuy, Argentina

Jujuy quake

Jujuy, Argentina-(ENEWSPF)- The United States Geological Survey is reporting a 6.2 magnitude earthquake in Jujuy, Argentina, at a rather shallow depth of 9.5 km (5.9 miles).

Striking at coordinates 24.181°S, 64.250°W, the quake was 106 km (65 miles) E of San Salvador de Jujuy, Jujuy, Argentina; 129 km (80 miles) N of El Quebrachal, Salta, Argentina; 135 km (83 miles) ENE of Salta, Salta, Argentina; and 1274 km (791 miles) NNW of BUENOS AIRES, D.F., Argentina.

Strong shaking was reported near the quake’s epicenter.