A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 35 kilometers (22 miles) from San Martín in Argentina. Exact time and date of earthquake 19/07/20 / 2020-07-19 10:09:57 / July 19, 2020 @ 10:09 am UTC/GMT. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000ar7j. Id of event: us7000ar7j. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -68.1695 West, latitude -32.8887 South, depth = 10 km. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 10:09:57 / 10:09 am (local time epicenter).
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Mendoza, San Martín (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries, Argentina (c. 41 343 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the earthquake was 61 km (38 miles) from Mendoza (c. 876 900 pop), 35 km (22 miles) from San Martín (c. 82 500 pop).
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 four and in the last 365 days eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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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: 35 km NE of San Martín, Argentina.
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