A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 89 km W of San Antonio de los Cobres, Argentina (55 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 11/12/20 / 2020-12-11 06:22:41 / December 11, 2020 @ 6:22 am. The temblor was detected at 06:22:41 / 6:22 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -67.201 West, latitude -24.1462 South, depth = 191.64 km. Event id: us7000cq54. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000cq54. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 191.64 km (119 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. 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 seventeen and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 89 km W of San Antonio de los Cobres, Argentina. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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