An earthquake of magnitude 6.2 occurred in Argentina

An earthquake of magnitude 6.2 occurred in the Argentine province of La Rioja. Hearth lies at a depth of 100 km. Epicenter was located 26 km from Chilecito.

Chilecito, Argentina
26.5 km (16.4 mi) N
Population: 42,248
Arauco, Argentina
77.9 km (48.4 mi) WSW
Population: 13,720
La Rioja, Argentina
82.5 km (51.2 mi) NW
Population: 162,620
Tinogasta, Argentina
95.6 km (59.4 mi) S
Population: 14,509

La Rioja is a province in the Western part of Argentina, bordered on the West by Chile. The province is located in the West of the country in the foothills of the Andes. In the West the terrain is mountainous, the Eastern part is located in Pampa.

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