A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 26 kilometers (16 miles) from Campoverde in Peru. Exact time and date of earthquake 25/09/16 / 2016-09-25 12:10:41 / September 25, 2016 @ 12:10 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -75.0281 West, latitude -8.3748 South, depth = 126.83 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 126.83 km (79 miles). Unique identifier: us10006sje. Ids that are associated to the event: us10006sje. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 07:10:41 / 7:10 am (local time epicenter).
Country/countries that might be effected, Peru (c. 29 907 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Pucallpa, Campoverde (min 5000 pop). Event epicenter was 52 km (32 miles) from Pucallpa (c. 310 800 pop), 27 km (17 miles) from Campoverde (c. 8 900 pop).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 one and in the last 365 days eighteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 26 km WNW of Campoverde, Peru.
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