A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) strikes 48 kilometers (30 miles) from Pucallpa in Peru on Friday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, depth 146.43 km, -74.5289° West, -8.8134° South. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 22/01/16 / 2016-01-22 19:11:57 / January 22, 2016 @ 7:11 pm. Event id: us10004ggj. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us10004ggj. The 4.1-magnitude earthquake was detected at 14:11:57 / 2:11 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 146.43 km (91 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Event epicenter was 48 km (30 miles) from Pucallpa (c. 310 800 pop), 48 km (30 miles) from Campoverde (c. 8 900 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Campoverde, Pucallpa. Country/countries that might be effected, Peru (c. 29 907 000 pop).
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 one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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