A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was reported 78 km W of San Antonio de los Cobres, Argentina (48 miles) on Friday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude -67.0838° West, latitude -24.3353° South, depth = 173.37 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 173.37 km (108 miles). The 4.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 18:11:02 / 6:11 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: us2000i660. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000i660. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 02/11/18 / 2018-11-02 21:11:02 / November 2, 2018 @ 9:11 pm.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each 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 three, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days eighty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 78 km W of San Antonio de los Cobres, Argentina.
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