A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 102 km W of San Antonio de los Cobres, Argentina (63 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -67.3249 West, latitude -24.3303 South, depth = 183.97 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 16/08/20 / 2020-08-16 13:27:10 / August 16, 2020 @ 1:27 pm. The temblor was reported at 13:27:10 / 1:27 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 183.97 km (114 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us6000bflv. Event ids that are associated: us6000bflv.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days one hundred and ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every 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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 102 km W of San Antonio de los Cobres, Argentina. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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