A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 115 km W of San Antonio de los Cobres, Argentina (71 miles). The temblor was detected at 19:22:16 / 7:22 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 216.95 km (135 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). All ids that are associated to the event: us2000aqck. Unique identifier: us2000aqck. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -67.4492 West, latitude -24.1406 South, depth = 216.95 km. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 18/09/17 / 2017-09-18 22:22:16 / September 18, 2017 @ 10:22 pm.
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 eight and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
Did you feel anything?
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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 115 km W of San Antonio de los Cobres, Argentina. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
Copyright © 2017 earthquakenewstoday.com All rights reserved.