A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was reported 123 km W of El Aguilar, Argentina (76 miles) on Sunday. Unique identifier: us1000asit. Ids that are associated to the event: us1000asit. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 255.81 km (159 miles). The 4.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 13:12:36 / 1:12 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, -66.8963° West, -23.1287° South, depth 255.81 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 15/10/17 / 2017-10-15 16:12:36 / October 15, 2017 @ 4:12 pm.
Every 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 one, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days eighty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage 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: 123 km W of El Aguilar, Argentina. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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