A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Tuesday, 55 km WNW of San Antonio de los Cobres, Argentina (34 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: us2000crab. Id of event: us2000crab. Exact location of event, depth 209 km, -66.8° West, -23.9848° South. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 30/01/18 / 2018-01-30 15:35:05 / January 30, 2018 @ 3:35 pm. The temblor was detected at 12:35:05 / 12:35 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 209 km (130 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 55 km WNW of San Antonio de los Cobres, Argentina. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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