A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 49 kilometers (30 miles) from San José de Jáchal in Argentina. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 114.41 km (71 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000dk9x. Id of event: us6000dk9x. Exact time and date of earthquake 22/02/21 / 2021-02-22 23:14:20 / February 22, 2021 @ 11:14 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 23:14:20 / 11:14 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location, longitude -69.1721° West, latitude -29.9927° South, depth = 114.41 km.
Close country/countries, Argentina (c. 41 343 000 pop) (That might be effected). Earthquake epicenter was 49 km (31 miles) from San José de Jáchal (c. 21 000 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was San José de Jáchal.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 49 km NW of San José de Jáchal, Argentina. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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