A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.2 (ml/mb) was reported 77 km WSW of San Antonio de los Cobres, Argentina (48 miles) on Thursday. Unique identifier: us7000di85. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000di85. Exact location of event, longitude -67.0674 West, latitude -24.3654 South, depth = 160.43 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 11/03/21 / 2021-03-11 21:54:37 / March 11, 2021 @ 9:54 pm. The 5.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 21:54:37 / 9:54 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 160.43 km (100 miles) below the earth’s surface.
There are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days one hundred and twenty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 77 km WSW of San Antonio de los Cobres, Argentina. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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