A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was reported 123 km NNE of La Peca, Peru (76 miles) on Sunday. Unique identifier: us10005jc6. Ids that are associated to the event: us10005jc6. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 24/04/16 / 2016-04-24 19:33:16 / April 24, 2016 @ 7:33 pm. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 69.2 km (43 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth 69.2 km, -77.8795° West, -4.6401° South. The 4.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 14:33:16 / 2:33 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. 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 three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity 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: 123 km NNE of La Peca, Peru. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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