A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was reported 96 km W of San Antonio de los Cobres, Argentina (60 miles) on Tuesday. Id of earthquake: us60006suv. Event ids that are associated: us60006suv. Exact location, longitude -67.2556° West, latitude -24.0994° South, depth = 203.39 km. The temblor was reported at 18:25:27 / 6:25 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 17/12/19 / 2019-12-17 21:25:27 / December 17, 2019 @ 9:25 pm. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 203.39 km (126 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days fourteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city 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: 96 km W of San Antonio de los Cobres, Argentina.
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