A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was reported 44 kilometers (27 miles) from Londres in Argentina on Thursday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 162.54 km (101 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was reported at 19:45:16 / 7:45 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 04/07/19 / 2019-07-04 22:45:16 / July 4, 2019 @ 10:45 pm UTC/GMT. Event id: us70004ae0. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70004ae0. Exact location of earthquake, -66.877° West, -28.0401° South, depth 162.54 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
The epicenter was 68 km (42 miles) from Tinogasta (c. 14 500 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Andalgalá (c. 14 100 pop), 61 km (38 miles) from Arauco (c. 13 700 pop), 82 km (51 miles) from Fiambalá (c. 8 100 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, Argentina (c. 41 343 000 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Fiambalá, Andalgalá, Tinogasta.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days thirteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. 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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