A minor earthquake magnitude 3.9 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 97 km W of San Antonio de los Cobres, Argentina (60 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000d1y7. Id of event: us7000d1y7. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 21/01/21 / 2021-01-21 06:26:03 / January 21, 2021 @ 6:26 am. Exact location, longitude -67.2785° West, latitude -24.1411° South, depth = 207.75 km. The temblor was picked up at 06:26:03 / 6:26 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 207.75 km (129 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 130,000 minor earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days five, in the past 30 days twenty and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity 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: 97 km W of San Antonio de los Cobres, Argentina. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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