A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was reported 103 km WNW of San Antonio de los Cobres, Argentina (64 miles) on Sunday. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 199.33 km (124 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000brfz. Id of event: us2000brfz. The 4.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 11:27:10 / 11:27 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -67.3136 West, latitude -24.0268 South, depth = 199.33 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 19/11/17 / 2017-11-19 14:27:10 / November 19, 2017 @ 2:27 pm.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days ten and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking 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: 103 km WNW of San Antonio de los Cobres, Argentina. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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