A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 105 km W of El Aguilar, Argentina (65 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 20/07/18 / 2018-07-20 13:23:42 / July 20, 2018 @ 1:23 pm. The epicenter was at a depth of 206.76 km (128 miles). The temblor was reported at 10:23:42 / 10:23 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -66.7199 West, latitude -23.1187 South, depth = 206.76 km. 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: us2000gdl4. Unique identifier: us2000gdl4.
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. 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 two and in the last 365 days sixty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
Did you feel anything?
Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 105 km W of El Aguilar, Argentina. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
Copyright © 2018 earthquakenewstoday.com All rights reserved.