A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, Jujuy, Argentina (0 miles). Unique identifier: us6000d33y. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000d33y. Exact location of event, depth 232.5 km, -66.5527° West, -23.205° South. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 232.5 km (144 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 03:18:04 / 3:18 am (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 26/12/20 / 2020-12-26 03:18:04 / December 26, 2020 @ 3:18 am UTC/GMT.
In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days eight, in the past 30 days thirteen and in the last 365 days eighty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Every 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.
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