A light earthquake with magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 84 km W of San Antonio de los Cobres, Argentina (52 miles). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 11/03/21 / 2021-03-11 18:48:26 / March 11, 2021 @ 6:48 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was reported at 18:48:26 / 6:48 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 171.72 km (107 miles). Exact location, longitude -67.1511° West, latitude -24.2684° South, depth = 171.72 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000di6z. Id of event: us7000di6z.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days eleven and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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