A light earthquake with magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) was reported 92 km SSE of Acari, Peru (57 miles) on Saturday. The 4.6-magnitude earthquake was detected at 09:07:34 / 9:07 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 37.32 km (23 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, -74.377° West, -16.2355° South, depth 37.32 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 01/04/17 / 2017-04-01 14:07:34 / April 1, 2017 @ 2:07 pm UTC/GMT. Unique identifier: us10008dt9. Ids that are associated to the event: us10008dt9.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days twelve earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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