A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, 93 km WNW of San Antonio de los Cobres, Argentina (58 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 244.92 km (152 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us2000han4. Unique identifier: us2000han4. Exact time and date of earthquake 07/09/18 / 2018-09-07 20:06:42 / September 7, 2018 @ 8:06 pm UTC/GMT. The 4.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 17:06:42 / 5:06 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -67.2012 West, latitude -23.9919 South, depth = 244.92 km.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days ninety-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 93 km WNW of San Antonio de los Cobres, Argentina.
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