A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 82 km W of El Aguilar, Argentina (51 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 06/09/17 / 2017-09-06 18:07:50 / September 6, 2017 @ 6:07 pm. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 206.55 km (128 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, -66.4945° West, -23.2501° South, depth 206.55 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: us2000ah1i. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000ah1i. The temblor was reported at 15:07:50 / 3:07 pm (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. 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 two, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days seventy-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred 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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 82 km W of El Aguilar, Argentina. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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