A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 107 km W of San Antonio de los Cobres, Argentina (66 miles). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 188.61 km (117 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us7000c6m9. Event ids that are associated: us7000c6m9. Exact location of event, longitude -67.3795 West, latitude -24.1758 South, depth = 188.61 km. The temblor was reported at 05:49:17 / 5:49 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 28/10/20 / 2020-10-28 05:49:17 / October 28, 2020 @ 5:49 am UTC/GMT.
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 four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. 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.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking 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: 107 km W of San Antonio de los Cobres, Argentina. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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