12 kilometers (7.5 mi)
VII (Very strong)
| 5.9 ML|
| 19 November 1973 (1973-11-19)|1973 Salta earthquake Wikipedia
The destructive force of the 1973 Salta earthquake was measured at VII (Very strong) on the Mercalli intensity scale. It caused damage to communities towards the east of the provinces of Salta and Jujuy, particularly in Santa Clara (Jujuy).