A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was reported 112 km W of San Antonio de los Cobres, Argentina (70 miles) on Tuesday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 201.64 km (125 miles) below the earth’s surface. All ids that are associated to the event: us7000aexn. Unique identifier: us7000aexn. Exact location of event, depth 201.64 km, -67.4201° West, -24.2821° South. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 30/06/20 / 2020-06-30 07:31:36 / June 30, 2020 @ 7:31 am. The temblor was detected at 07:31:36 / 7:31 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days eight and in the last 365 days one hundred and twelve earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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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. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 112 km W of San Antonio de los Cobres, Argentina.
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