A light earthquake with magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) was reported 72 km W of San Antonio de los Cobres, Argentina (45 miles) on Monday. The 4.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 16:49:46 / 4:49 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -67.0265° West, latitude -24.1386° South, depth = 178.79 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 178.79 km (111 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 03/06/19 / 2019-06-03 19:49:46 / June 3, 2019 @ 7:49 pm. All ids that are associated to the event: us70003ux8. Unique identifier: us70003ux8. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days ninety-nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. 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.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 72 km W of San Antonio de los Cobres, Argentina. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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