A light earthquake with magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 102 km SE of Caucete, Argentina (63 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 135.28 km (84 miles). Exact location of earthquake, -67.5512° West, -32.3318° South, depth 135.28 km. Event id: us7000bg9y. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000bg9y. The 4.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 02:37:48 / 2:37 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 02/09/20 / 2020-09-02 02:37:48 / September 2, 2020 @ 2:37 am UTC/GMT.
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes 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 one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days fourteen 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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 102 km SE of Caucete, Argentina. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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