A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) strikes 23 kilometers (14 miles) from General Enrique Mosconi in Argentina on Sunday. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 29/09/19 / 2019-09-29 05:21:23 / September 29, 2019 @ 5:21 am. Id of earthquake: us70005ndj. Event ids that are associated: us70005ndj. The temblor was picked up at 02:21:23 / 2:21 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 523.54 km (325 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, -63.7468° West, -22.8034° South, depth 523.54 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Epicenter of the earthquake was 88 km (55 miles) from Yacuiba (c. 82 800 pop), 70 km (43 miles) from San Ramón de la Nueva Orán (c. 74 100 pop), 32 km (20 miles) from Tartagal (c. 60 800 pop), 58 km (36 miles) from Embarcación (c. 24 000 pop), 24 km (15 miles) from General Enrique Mosconi (c. 19 800 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Yacuiba, San Ramón de la Nueva Orán, Embarcación (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Argentina (c. 41 343 000 pop), Bolivia (c. 9 947 000 pop).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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