A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 103 km WSW of Abra Pampa, Argentina (64 miles). The 4.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 03:46:45 / 3:46 am (local time epicenter). 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 236.2 km (147 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -66.6654 West, latitude -22.9706 South, depth = 236.2 km. All ids that are associated to the event: us7000c7uh. Unique identifier: us7000c7uh. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 30/10/20 / 2020-10-30 03:46:45 / October 30, 2020 @ 3:46 am.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. 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 two, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days fifty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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: 103 km WSW of Abra Pampa, Argentina. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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