A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has struck on Thursday, 62 km W of San Antonio de los Cobres, Argentina (39 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude -66.9252° West, latitude -24.1191° South, depth = 218.95 km. The temblor was picked up at 07:29:34 / 7:29 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 03/12/20 / 2020-12-03 07:29:34 / December 3, 2020 @ 7:29 am UTC/GMT. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000cmhs. Id of event: us7000cmhs. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 218.95 km (136 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days fourteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and fourteen 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. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity 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: 62 km W of San Antonio de los Cobres, Argentina. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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