A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 57 km WNW of San Antonio de los Cobres, Argentina (35 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 213.88 km (133 miles) below the earth’s surface. All ids that are associated to the event: us6000dhh6. Unique identifier: us6000dhh6. The 4.4-magnitude earthquake was detected at 21:12:21 / 9:12 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 13/02/21 / 2021-02-13 21:12:21 / February 13, 2021 @ 9:12 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, depth 213.88 km, -66.8144° West, -23.9653° South.
Each 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 two, in the last 10 days seven, in the past 30 days sixteen 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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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. 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: 57 km WNW of San Antonio de los Cobres, Argentina.
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