A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, Salta, Argentina (0 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 28/04/17 / 2017-04-28 22:00:00 / April 28, 2017 @ 10:00 pm. The 4.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 22:00:00 / 10:00 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -67.5362° West, latitude -24.3095° South, depth = 222.17 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 222.17 km (138 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us10008lub. Unique identifier: us10008lub. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days eighty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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