A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 62 km WNW of San Antonio de los Cobres, Argentina (39 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us7000afi9. Unique identifier: us7000afi9. The temblor was reported at 23:35:38 / 11:35 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 190.15 km (118 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 30/06/20 / 2020-06-30 23:35:38 / June 30, 2020 @ 11:35 pm. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -66.9166 West, latitude -24.083 South, depth = 190.15 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days six and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 62 km WNW of San Antonio de los Cobres, Argentina.
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