A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, Off the coast of northern Peru (0 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20005e4s. Id of event: us20005e4s. Global time and date of event 02/04/16 / 2016-04-02 13:17:47 / April 2, 2016 @ 1:17 pm UTC/GMT. The epicenter was at a depth of 35 km (22 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -85.0687 West, latitude -6.4609 South, depth = 35 km. The temblor was picked up at 07:17:47 / 7:17 am (local time epicenter).
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 one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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