A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 6 kilometers (4 miles) from Caucete in Argentina. Exact location of earthquake, -68.2145° West, -31.6356° South, depth 107.26 km. Id of earthquake: us6000crfh. Event ids that are associated: us6000crfh. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 107.26 km (67 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 22/11/20 / 2020-11-22 08:26:41 / November 22, 2020 @ 8:26 am. The 4.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 08:26:41 / 8:26 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Albardón, San Martín, Pocito (min 5000 pop). The epicenter was 32 km (20 miles) from San Juan (c. 447 000 pop), 35 km (22 miles) from Chimbas (c. 73 800 pop), 29 km (18 miles) from Santa Lucía (c. 43 600 pop), 35 km (22 miles) from Pocito (c. 41 000 pop), 7 km (4 miles) from Caucete (c. 33 600 pop), 37 km (23 miles) from Albardón (c. 20 400 pop). Close country/countries, Argentina (c. 41 343 000 pop) (That might be effected).
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 three, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days thirty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. 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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 6 km ENE of Caucete, Argentina.
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