A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) strikes 69 km W of San Antonio de los Cobres, Argentina (43 miles) on Tuesday. Exact location of earthquake, -67.0016° West, -24.2727° South, depth 176.56 km. Event id: us20009m3n. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20009m3n. The 4.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 04:58:23 / 4:58 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 176.56 km (110 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 13/06/17 / 2017-06-13 07:58:23 / June 13, 2017 @ 7:58 am.
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 ten and in the last 365 days one hundred and one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 69 km W of San Antonio de los Cobres, Argentina.
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