A light earthquake with magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) was reported 79 km SE of Acari, Peru (49 miles) on Tuesday. 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: 01/11/16 / 2016-11-01 08:29:39 / November 1, 2016 @ 8:29 am. The epicenter was at a depth of 75.28 km (47 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -74.1772 West, latitude -16.0096 South, depth = 75.28 km. The temblor was reported at 03:29:39 / 3:29 am (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us100073fd. Id of event: us100073fd.
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 fourteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 79 km SE of Acari, Peru. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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