A light earthquake with magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) was reported 72 km W of San Antonio de los Cobres, Argentina (45 miles) on Monday. Exact location of event, longitude -67.0273 West, latitude -24.2676 South, depth = 174.44 km. The 4.7-magnitude earthquake was detected at 19:45:45 / 7:45 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 174.44 km (108 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: us20009nn3. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20009nn3. Exact time and date of earthquake 19/06/17 / 2017-06-19 22:45:45 / June 19, 2017 @ 10:45 pm UTC/GMT.
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 seven and in the last 365 days one hundred and one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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