A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 26 km SW of Chepes, Argentina (16 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -66.7675° West, -31.5455° South, depth 125.12 km. The temblor was reported at 11:00:14 / 11:00 am (local time epicenter). Event id: us70007q0q. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70007q0q. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of earthquake 14/02/20 / 2020-02-14 14:00:14 / February 14, 2020 @ 2:00 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 125.12 km (78 miles).
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 two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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. 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: 26 km SW of Chepes, Argentina.
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