A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 24 kilometers (15 miles) from General Enrique Mosconi in Argentina. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20005dex. Id of event: us20005dex. The temblor was picked up at 18:49:15 / 6:49 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 527.4 km (328 miles). Global time and date of event 24/03/16 / 2016-03-24 21:49:15 / March 24, 2016 @ 9:49 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location, longitude -63.7967° West, latitude -22.816° South, depth = 527.4 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Nearby country/countries, Argentina (c. 41 343 000 pop), Bolivia (c. 9 947 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Yacuiba, San Ramón de la Nueva Orán, Embarcación. Earthquake epicenter was 90 km (56 miles) from Yacuiba (c. 82 800 pop), 65 km (40 miles) from San Ramón de la Nueva Orán (c. 74 100 pop), 33 km (21 miles) from Tartagal (c. 60 800 pop), 53 km (33 miles) from Embarcación (c. 24 000 pop), 25 km (15 miles) from General Enrique Mosconi (c. 19 800 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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