A light earthquake with magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) was reported 142 km NNW of Barranca, Peru (88 miles) on Sunday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 105.04 km (65 miles) below the earth’s surface. The temblor was detected at 23:16:34 / 11:16 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 19/06/17 / 2017-06-19 04:16:34 / June 19, 2017 @ 4:16 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude -77.1169 West, latitude -3.6114 South, depth = 105.04 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us20009nir. Event ids that are associated: us20009nir.
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 six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. 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.
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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. 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: 142 km NNW of Barranca, Peru.
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