A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 57 km WNW of San Antonio de los Cobres, Argentina (35 miles). The 4.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 04:48:25 / 4:48 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 04/07/17 / 2017-07-04 07:48:25 / July 4, 2017 @ 7:48 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 210.44 km, -66.8681° West, -24.0832° South. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 210.44 km (131 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us100096ly. Event ids that are associated: us100096ly.
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. 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 seven, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days one hundred and six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 57 km WNW of San Antonio de los Cobres, Argentina. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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