A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) strikes 92 km W of San Antonio de los Cobres, Argentina (57 miles) on Wednesday. Exact location, longitude -67.2256° West, latitude -24.2149° South, depth = 193.13 km. The temblor was detected at 18:48:52 / 6:48 pm (local time epicenter). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 23/10/19 / 2019-10-23 21:48:52 / October 23, 2019 @ 9:48 pm. Id of earthquake: us6000620n. Event ids that are associated: us6000620n. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 193.13 km (120 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Every 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. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days ninety-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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