A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 60 km W of San Antonio de los Cobres, Argentina (37 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us70009p0x. Unique identifier: us70009p0x. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 23/05/20 / 2020-05-23 07:17:22 / May 23, 2020 @ 7:17 am. The temblor was detected at 04:17:22 / 4:17 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter was at a depth of 174.9 km (109 miles). Exact location of event, depth 174.9 km, -66.9072° West, -24.2719° South.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days one hundred and ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. 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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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: 60 km W of San Antonio de los Cobres, Argentina.
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