A light earthquake with magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) was reported 57 km NW of San Antonio de los Cobres, Argentina (35 miles) on Saturday. Exact time and date of earthquake 04/09/16 / 2016-09-04 01:26:04 / September 4, 2016 @ 1:26 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 188.37 km (117 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -66.767 West, latitude -23.9047 South, depth = 188.37 km. Id of earthquake: us10006k7v. Event ids that are associated: us10006k7v. The temblor was detected at 22:26:04 / 10:26 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days seventy-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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