A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) strikes 91 km WSW of San Antonio de los Cobres, Argentina (57 miles) on Tuesday. Exact location of event, depth 218.92 km, -67.1948° West, -24.4173° South. The 4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 15:14:36 / 3:14 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 25/07/17 / 2017-07-25 18:14:36 / July 25, 2017 @ 6:14 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 218.92 km (136 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event id: us2000a109. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000a109.
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes 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 five, in the past 30 days fourteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
Did you feel the quake?
Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 91 km WSW of San Antonio de los Cobres, Argentina.
Copyright © 2017 earthquakenewstoday.com All rights reserved.