A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was reported 85 km W of San Antonio de los Cobres, Argentina (53 miles) on Thursday. Unique identifier: us6000d6bv. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000d6bv. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 182.39 km (113 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -67.1486 West, latitude -24.336 South, depth = 182.39 km. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 07/01/21 / 2021-01-07 02:04:06 / January 7, 2021 @ 2:04 am. The temblor was detected at 02:04:06 / 2:04 am (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes 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 seven, in the past 30 days nineteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and fifteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 85 km W of San Antonio de los Cobres, Argentina.
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