A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 100 km WSW of San Antonio de los Cobres, Argentina (62 miles). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 207.37 km (129 miles) below the earth’s surface. Unique identifier: us10008kle. Ids that are associated to the event: us10008kle. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, -67.2856° West, -24.4221° South, depth 207.37 km. The 4.6-magnitude earthquake was detected at 07:17:53 / 7:17 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 25/04/17 / 2017-04-25 10:17:53 / April 25, 2017 @ 10:17 am.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days four, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days eighty-eight 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 quakes in the world each year.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 100 km WSW of San Antonio de los Cobres, Argentina. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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