A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.7 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 20 kilometers (12 miles) from Chilecito in Argentina. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 03/11/19 / 2019-11-03 13:23:17 / November 3, 2019 @ 1:23 pm. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 110.3 km (69 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, -67.7042° West, -29.1804° South, depth 110.3 km. Unique identifier: us700062je. Ids that are associated to the event: us700062je. The temblor was detected at 10:23:17 / 10:23 am (local time epicenter).
Epicenter of the event was 87 km (54 miles) from La Rioja (c. 162 600 pop), 20 km (13 miles) from Chilecito (c. 42 200 pop), 111 km (69 miles) from Arauco (c. 13 700 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Arauco, La Rioja, Chilecito (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries, Argentina (c. 41 343 000 pop) (That might be effected).
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. There are an estimated 1320 moderate 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 nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 20 km W of Chilecito, Argentina. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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