A light earthquake with magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 123 km W of El Aguilar, Argentina (76 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 11/03/21 / 2021-03-11 02:40:22 / March 11, 2021 @ 2:40 am. Exact location of event, depth 248.65 km, -66.8623° West, -23.0056° South. The 4.7-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 02:40:22 / 2:40 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us7000di0v. Event ids that are associated: us7000di0v. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 248.65 km (155 miles).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes 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 one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days seven and in the last 365 days seventy-seven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 123 km W of El Aguilar, Argentina. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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