A minor earthquake magnitude 3.4 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 18 kilometers (11 miles) from Mendoza in Argentina. Exact location of event, longitude -68.6883 West, latitude -32.7732 South, depth = 10 km. Global time and date of event 27/06/20 / 2020-06-27 14:12:07 / June 27, 2020 @ 2:12 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was picked up at 14:12:07 / 2:12 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Event id: us7000ad2b. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000ad2b.
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was San Martín, Mendoza (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Argentina (c. 41 343 000 pop). The epicenter was 18 km (11 miles) from Mendoza (c. 876 900 pop), 40 km (25 miles) from San Martín (c. 82 500 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world. 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 seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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: 18 km NE of Mendoza, Argentina.
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