A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 67 km WNW of San Antonio de los Cobres, Argentina (42 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 13/02/21 / 2021-02-13 03:54:42 / February 13, 2021 @ 3:54 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: us6000dha1. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000dha1. Exact location of event, longitude -66.9146 West, latitude -23.9416 South, depth = 245.05 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 245.05 km (152 miles). The temblor was picked up at 03:54:42 / 3:54 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days fifteen and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected 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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 67 km WNW of San Antonio de los Cobres, Argentina.
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