A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) strikes 33 kilometers (21 miles) from Camana in Peru on Friday. Exact location of earthquake, -72.4129° West, -16.5298° South, depth 26.42 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 01/04/16 / 2016-04-01 15:28:50 / April 1, 2016 @ 3:28 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us20005dyn. Event ids that are associated: us20005dyn. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 26.42 km (16 miles). The 4.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 10:28:50 / 10:28 am (local time epicenter).
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Arequipa, Cocachacra, Yura. Close country/countries, Peru (c. 29 907 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the earthquake was 95 km (59 miles) from Arequipa (c. 841 100 pop), 69 km (43 miles) from Mollendo (c. 29 000 pop), 33 km (21 miles) from Camaná (c. 16 400 pop), 93 km (58 miles) from Cocachacra (c. 8 800 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Lluta (c. 6 000 pop), 84 km (52 miles) from Yura (c. 5 700 pop).
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 one and in the last 365 days twenty-eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 33 km ENE of Camana, Peru. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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