A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 75 kilometers (47 miles) from Abra Pampa in Argentina. The temblor was detected at 07:20:27 / 7:20 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us70009qj3. Event ids that are associated: us70009qj3. 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 271.21 km (169 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -66.4228° West, -22.6194° South, depth 271.21 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 26/05/20 / 2020-05-26 10:20:27 / May 26, 2020 @ 10:20 am.
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Abra Pampa. Close country/countries, Argentina (c. 41 343 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the event was 75 km (47 miles) from Abra Pampa (c. 9 400 pop).
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days fourty-one 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.
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