A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was reported 107 km W of El Aguilar, Argentina (66 miles) on Sunday. The temblor was reported at 08:55:14 / 8:55 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 205.03 km (127 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 16/10/16 / 2016-10-16 11:55:14 / October 16, 2016 @ 11:55 am. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -66.7419 West, latitude -23.1848 South, depth = 205.03 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20007ek7. Id of event: us20007ek7.
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 three, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days fifty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 107 km W of El Aguilar, Argentina. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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