A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 74 km W of San Antonio de los Cobres, Argentina (46 miles). Event id: us70005nh8. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70005nh8. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 186.17 km (116 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 09:32:54 / 9:32 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 186.17 km, -67.0539° West, -24.2478° South. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 29/09/19 / 2019-09-29 12:32:54 / September 29, 2019 @ 12:32 pm.
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days thirteen and in the last 365 days ninety-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 74 km W of San Antonio de los Cobres, Argentina. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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