A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 62 km WNW of San Antonio de los Cobres, Argentina (39 miles). Event id: us70003x6w. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70003x6w. The temblor was reported at 08:59:46 / 8:59 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 199.94 km (124 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, longitude -66.9069 West, latitude -24.0522 South, depth = 199.94 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 08/06/19 / 2019-06-08 11:59:46 / June 8, 2019 @ 11:59 am UTC/GMT.
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 two, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days one hundred and three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 62 km WNW of San Antonio de los Cobres, Argentina. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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