A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) strikes 82 km W of San Antonio de los Cobres, Argentina (51 miles) on Saturday. Exact time and date of earthquake 05/12/20 / 2020-12-05 10:14:42 / December 5, 2020 @ 10:14 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 167.82 km (104 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of earthquake, -67.1303° West, -24.26° South, depth 167.82 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 10:14:42 / 10:14 am (local time epicenter). All ids that are associated to the event: us7000cne9. Unique identifier: us7000cne9.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days thirteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and eleven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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