A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 117 km W of San Antonio de los Cobres, Argentina (73 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us10007mrk. Unique identifier: us10007mrk. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 19:05:33 / 7:05 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 25/12/16 / 2016-12-25 23:05:33 / December 25, 2016 @ 11:05 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 210.59 km (131 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, longitude -67.4617 West, latitude -24.0436 South, depth = 210.59 km.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days eighty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 117 km W of San Antonio de los Cobres, Argentina. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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