A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 108 km W of San Antonio de los Cobres, Argentina (67 miles). Event id: us7000cntm. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000cntm. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 07/12/20 / 2020-12-07 11:42:28 / December 7, 2020 @ 11:42 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, longitude -67.3896 West, latitude -24.256 South, depth = 198.23 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 198.23 km (123 miles). The 4.4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 11:42:28 / 11:42 am (local time epicenter).
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 six, in the past 30 days fourteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 108 km W of San Antonio de los Cobres, Argentina. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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