A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was reported 117 km WNW of Abra Pampa, Argentina (73 miles) on Sunday. The 4.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 10:32:35 / 10:32 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: us2000a7sh. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000a7sh. Global time and date of event 13/08/17 / 2017-08-13 13:32:35 / August 13, 2017 @ 1:32 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, -66.8174° West, -22.5036° South, depth 194.03 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 194.03 km (121 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days fourty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. 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.
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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: 117 km WNW of Abra Pampa, Argentina. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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