A light earthquake with magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) was reported 62 km W of San Antonio de los Cobres, Argentina (39 miles) on Friday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.6-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 14:23:04 / 2:23 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 11/10/19 / 2019-10-11 17:23:04 / October 11, 2019 @ 5:23 pm. All ids that are associated to the event: us70005thk. Unique identifier: us70005thk. The epicenter was at a depth of 174.43 km (108 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -66.9301 West, latitude -24.2384 South, depth = 174.43 km.
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 six, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days ninety-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity 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 W of San Antonio de los Cobres, Argentina. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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