A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 111 km E of Caucete, Argentina (69 miles). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 122.97 km (76 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -67.1277 West, latitude -31.8422 South, depth = 122.97 km. Unique identifier: us7000cm3p. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000cm3p. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 02/12/20 / 2020-12-02 13:47:15 / December 2, 2020 @ 1:47 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 13:47:15 / 1:47 pm (local time epicenter).
In the past 24 hours, there have been three, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days fifteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 111 km E of Caucete, Argentina.
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