A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 117 km WSW of Callao, Peru (73 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude -78.14° West, latitude -12.5° South, depth = 25 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 15/10/16 / 2016-10-15 13:44:08 / October 15, 2016 @ 1:44 pm UTC/GMT. All ids that are associated to the event: us20007edd. Unique identifier: us20007edd. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 25 km (16 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 4.3-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 08:44:08 / 8:44 am (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. 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 six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 117 km WSW of Callao, Peru. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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