A light earthquake magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 86 km W of San Antonio de los Cobres, Argentina (53 miles). The temblor was picked up at 23:13:03 / 11:13 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 193.41 km (120 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of earthquake 01/10/20 / 2020-10-01 23:13:03 / October 1, 2020 @ 11:13 pm UTC/GMT. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000c4dw. Id of event: us6000c4dw. Exact location of event, depth 193.41 km, -67.1622° West, -24.1488° South.
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days one hundred and eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 86 km W of San Antonio de los Cobres, Argentina. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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