A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was reported 29 kilometers (18 miles) from Tafí del Valle in Argentina on Sunday. The 4.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 07:32:51 / 7:32 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us6000b4ah. Unique identifier: us6000b4ah. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 26/07/20 / 2020-07-26 07:32:51 / July 26, 2020 @ 7:32 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 53.08 km (33 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -65.8624 West, latitude -27.0765 South, depth = 53.08 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Argentina (c. 41 343 000 pop). Event epicenter was 69 km (43 miles) from San Miguel de Tucumán (c. 781 000 pop), 61 km (38 miles) from Yerba Buena (c. 50 800 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Tafí Viejo (c. 48 500 pop), 78 km (48 miles) from Alderetes (c. 38 500 pop), 47 km (29 miles) from Aguilares (c. 32 500 pop), 46 km (28 miles) from Famaillá (c. 31 000 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was La Cocha, Alderetes, Graneros.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 29 km SSW of Tafí del Valle, Argentina. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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