A light earthquake with magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 101 km W of San Antonio de los Cobres, Argentina (63 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 15/03/21 / 2021-03-15 15:37:11 / March 15, 2021 @ 3:37 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 15:37:11 / 3:37 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: us7000djj9. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000djj9. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 198.38 km (123 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth 198.38 km, -67.3167° West, -24.1581° South.
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days twelve and in the last 365 days one hundred and thirty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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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: 101 km W of San Antonio de los Cobres, Argentina. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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