Last Updated: Monday, June 18, 2012

Moderate earthquake shakes Medoza, Argentina


Disaster Report: M 5.4 moderate earthquake shakes Mendoza, Argentina today at 05:29 local time. The quake's epicenter was just 29 km ESE of Medoza.

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Update
-Minor damage reported. Some walls cracked in Mendoza.
-Power supplies were disrupted around epicenter area.
-Tremors were felt in parts of Chile. Weak shaking was felt in Santiago and Valparaiso city.

M 5.4 moderate earthquake shakes Mendoza, Argentina early Monday, the U.S. Geological Survey reported.

According to the U.S. Geological Survey, the quake's epicenter was located 11km NNW of San Martin and 30km ESE of Mendoza . It was 8.8 miles deep.

The 1861 Mendoza earthquake of magnitude 7.2 killed 4,300 people.

There were no immediate reports of damage or injuries.
08:29 UTC (local time Monday, June 18, 2012 at 05:29 AM @ epicenter)

Epicenter location

11km (7mi) NNW of San Martin, Argentina
30km (19mi) ESE of Mendoza, Argentina
145km (90mi) S of Pocito, Argentina
150km (93mi) S of Caucete, Argentina
204km (127mi) ENE of Santiago, Chile

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