A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 68 kilometers (42 miles) from Caucete in Argentina. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 124.95 km (78 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 14/11/20 / 2020-11-14 13:46:12 / November 14, 2020 @ 1:46 pm UTC/GMT. The temblor was detected at 13:46:12 / 1:46 pm (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us7000cey1. Unique identifier: us7000cey1. Exact location of event, depth 124.95 km, -67.6444° West, -31.3678° South.
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was San Juan, Villa Paula de Sarmiento, Chimbas (min 5000 pop). Event epicenter was 87 km (54 miles) from San Juan (c. 447 000 pop), 85 km (53 miles) from Chimbas (c. 73 800 pop), 83 km (52 miles) from Santa Lucía (c. 43 600 pop), 68 km (42 miles) from Caucete (c. 33 600 pop), 84 km (52 miles) from Albardón (c. 20 400 pop), 86 km (53 miles) from Villa Paula de Sarmiento (c. 19 100 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, Argentina (c. 41 343 000 pop).
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 two and in the last 365 days twenty-three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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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: 68 km ENE of Caucete, Argentina. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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