A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 91 km W of El Aguilar, Argentina (57 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -66.581° West, -23.1104° South, depth 208.94 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 208.94 km (130 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of earthquake 01/11/16 / 2016-11-01 23:29:33 / November 1, 2016 @ 11:29 pm UTC/GMT. The 4.6-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 20:29:33 / 8:29 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us100073kx. Unique identifier: us100073kx.
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days fourty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 91 km W of El Aguilar, Argentina.
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