A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was reported 76 km W of San Antonio de los Cobres, Argentina (47 miles) on Monday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 04:15:34 / 4:15 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 203.63 km (127 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -67.0678 West, latitude -24.2606 South, depth = 203.63 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 05/06/17 / 2017-06-05 07:15:34 / June 5, 2017 @ 7:15 am. Unique identifier: us20009kqn. Ids that are associated to the event: us20009kqn.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days thirteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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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: 76 km W of San Antonio de los Cobres, Argentina.
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