Very strong shallow earthquake in Argentina

UPDATE 17:46 UTC : Director of Civil Defense from Tucuman Fernando Torres,  has confirmed that although no injuries have been reported, light damage has been noticed in the area around Ranchillos and Estacion Araoz. The damage is however limited to cracks in walls, fallen plaster, broken moldings, … [Read more...]

Very heavy but probably harmless earthquake in Argentina

UPDATE 16:28 UTC : Magnitude revised by USGS to 7.0 (from 6.9). A lot of people in Santiago del Estero haven't even felt the earthquake. UPDATE 11:39 UTC : Local press in Tucuman and Santiago del Estero hardly mention this heavy earthquake, although it occurred in their garden. The felt reports … [Read more...]