A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 75 km WSW of Chepes, Argentina (47 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 125.06 km (78 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000a12l. Id of event: us2000a12l. The 4.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 17:21:18 / 5:21 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 25/07/17 / 2017-07-25 20:21:18 / July 25, 2017 @ 8:21 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, -67.2788° West, -31.7114° South, depth 125.06 km.
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 one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days eleven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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