A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 89 km W of San Antonio de los Cobres, Argentina (55 miles). Exact location of event, depth 144.9 km, -67.1954° West, -24.1475° South. Unique identifier: us70007kwn. Ids that are associated to the event: us70007kwn. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 29/01/20 / 2020-01-29 17:47:46 / January 29, 2020 @ 5:47 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 144.9 km (90 miles). The temblor was reported at 14:47:46 / 2:47 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days ten, in the past 30 days nineteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. 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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 89 km W of San Antonio de los Cobres, Argentina. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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