A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has struck on Wednesday, 103 km W of San Antonio de los Cobres, Argentina (64 miles). The temblor was picked up at 14:30:56 / 2:30 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -67.3321 West, latitude -24.3446 South, depth = 187.72 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000d65u. Id of event: us6000d65u. The epicenter was at a depth of 187.72 km (117 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 06/01/21 / 2021-01-06 14:30:56 / January 6, 2021 @ 2:30 pm.
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. In the past 24 hours, there have been five, in the last 10 days eleven, in the past 30 days twenty-four and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 103 km W of San Antonio de los Cobres, Argentina. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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