A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) strikes 112 km NW of San Antonio de los Cobres, Argentina (70 miles) on Sunday. Unique identifier: us600063k3. Ids that are associated to the event: us600063k3. Exact location of event, depth 229.07 km, -67.1163° West, -23.5165° South. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 229.07 km (142 miles). The 4.3-magnitude earthquake was detected at 08:44:12 / 8:44 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 27/10/19 / 2019-10-27 11:44:12 / October 27, 2019 @ 11:44 am UTC/GMT.
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days fifteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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