A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) strikes 106 km W of San Antonio de los Cobres, Argentina (66 miles) on Saturday. The temblor was picked up at 11:55:54 / 11:55 am (local time epicenter). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 07/03/20 / 2020-03-07 14:55:54 / March 7, 2020 @ 2:55 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude -67.3665° West, latitude -24.2596° South, depth = 215.01 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 215.01 km (134 miles) below the earth’s surface. All ids that are associated to the event: us60008bn6. Unique identifier: us60008bn6.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days one hundred and one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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