A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was reported 106 km W of San Antonio de los Cobres, Argentina (66 miles) on Sunday. Unique identifier: us20004vfw. Ids that are associated to the event: us20004vfw. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 24/01/16 / 2016-01-24 12:15:52 / January 24, 2016 @ 12:15 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 176.89 km (110 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, longitude -67.3661 West, latitude -24.2227 South, depth = 176.89 km. The 4.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 09:15:52 / 9:15 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days sixty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 106 km W of San Antonio de los Cobres, Argentina.
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