A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 93 km W of San Antonio de los Cobres, Argentina (58 miles). Id of earthquake: usa0014crx. Event ids that are associated: usa0014crx. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 16/11/16 / 2016-11-16 15:51:53 / November 16, 2016 @ 3:51 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 225.52 km (140 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, longitude -67.2306 West, latitude -24.0972 South, depth = 225.52 km. The temblor was reported at 12:51:53 / 12:51 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days eighty-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage 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: 93 km W of San Antonio de los Cobres, Argentina.
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