A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) strikes 101 km WNW of El Aguilar, Argentina (63 miles) on Saturday. Global time and date of event 13/05/17 / 2017-05-13 23:39:47 / May 13, 2017 @ 11:39 pm UTC/GMT. The 4.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 20:39:47 / 8:39 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -66.6647 West, latitude -23.0391 South, depth = 216.29 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 216.29 km (134 miles) below the earth’s surface. Id of earthquake: us10008s9f. Event ids that are associated: us10008s9f.
In the past 24 hours, there have been four, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days fifty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 101 km WNW of El Aguilar, Argentina. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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