A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 127 km W of San Antonio de los Cobres, Argentina (79 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us100073wp. Id of event: us100073wp. Exact location, longitude -67.5732° West, latitude -24.2776° South, depth = 208.5 km. Global time and date of event 03/11/16 / 2016-11-03 06:08:53 / November 3, 2016 @ 6:08 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 208.5 km (130 miles). The temblor was picked up at 03:08:53 / 3:08 am (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 seven and in the last 365 days eighty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. 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: 127 km W of San Antonio de los Cobres, Argentina.
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