M 5.5 earthquake in Serrezuela, South-America,Argentina on 12th October 2017 06:59:08 PM.
EDIS Number EQ-20171012-766013-AR
Magnitude M 5.5
Mercalli scale 6
Date-Time [UTC] 12th October 2017 06:59:08 PM
Local Date/Time Thursday,October 12th, 2017 at 15:59 in the in the afternoon at epicenter
Coordinate 31° 0.432,65° 34.542
Depth 156.87 km [97.47 miles]
Hypocentrum Medium deep
Class Moderate
Continent South-America
Country Argentina
Location 27.00 km [16.78 miles] to Serrezuela,South-America
Source USGS-RSOE
The potential impact of the earthquake Everyone feels movement. People have trouble walking. Objects fall from shelves. Pictures fall off walls. Furniture moves. Plaster in walls might crack. Trees and bushes shake. Damage is slight in poorly built buildings. No structural damage.