A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was reported 96 km W of San Antonio de los Cobres, Argentina (60 miles) on Monday. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 187.15 km (116 miles). The temblor was detected at 03:24:41 / 3:24 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us6000d3k6. Event ids that are associated: us6000d3k6. Exact location, longitude -67.2637° West, latitude -24.1738° South, depth = 187.15 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 28/12/20 / 2020-12-28 03:24:41 / December 28, 2020 @ 3:24 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
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 eight, in the past 30 days twenty-one and in the last 365 days one hundred and eighteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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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. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 96 km W of San Antonio de los Cobres, Argentina.
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