A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) strikes 46 kilometers (29 miles) from Anelo in Argentina on Monday. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -68.2679 West, latitude -38.2792 South, depth = 18.61 km. Global time and date of event 26/09/17 / 2017-09-26 01:04:29 / September 26, 2017 @ 1:04 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 22:04:29 / 10:04 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: us2000avl1. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000avl1. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 18.61 km (12 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Epicenter of the earthquake was 77 km (48 miles) from Neuquén (c. 242 100 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Cipolletti (c. 75 100 pop), 62 km (39 miles) from Centenario (c. 29 000 pop), 87 km (54 miles) from Allen (c. 26 100 pop), 76 km (48 miles) from Plottier (c. 25 200 pop), 63 km (39 miles) from Cinco Saltos (c. 19 800 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Allen, Senillosa, General Fernández Oro. Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Argentina (c. 41 343 000 pop).
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 one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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