A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) strikes 83 km WSW of El Aguilar, Argentina (52 miles) on Monday. Id of earthquake: us2000is77. Event ids that are associated: us2000is77. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 197.38 km (123 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -66.4688 West, latitude -23.4716 South, depth = 197.38 km. The temblor was picked up at 16:57:43 / 4:57 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 10/12/18 / 2018-12-10 19:57:43 / December 10, 2018 @ 7:57 pm UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days eighty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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