A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 108 km WNW of El Aguilar, Argentina (67 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -66.7313° West, -23.022° South, depth 236.22 km. Id of earthquake: us60006pci. Event ids that are associated: us60006pci. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of earthquake 27/11/19 / 2019-11-27 03:01:59 / November 27, 2019 @ 3:01 am UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 00:01:59 / 12:01 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 236.22 km (147 miles) below the earth’s surface.
In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days fifty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 108 km WNW of El Aguilar, Argentina.
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