A light earthquake with magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) was reported 104 km W of San Antonio de los Cobres, Argentina (65 miles) on Saturday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: us60007g2x. Ids that are associated to the event: us60007g2x. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -67.3349 West, latitude -24.1023 South, depth = 217.33 km. The temblor was picked up at 21:14:15 / 9:14 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 26/01/20 / 2020-01-26 00:14:15 / January 26, 2020 @ 12:14 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 217.33 km (135 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been six, in the last 10 days ten, in the past 30 days eighteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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