A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, Salta, Argentina (0 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: us20009ynj. Ids that are associated to the event: us20009ynj. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 217.02 km (135 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 20/07/17 / 2017-07-20 22:27:14 / July 20, 2017 @ 10:27 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, -67.0785° West, -24.0342° South, depth 217.02 km. The 4.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 22:27:14 / 10:27 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days nineteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and sixteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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