A light earthquake magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) strikes 171 km SW of Camana, Peru (106 miles) on Tuesday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 07/06/17 / 2017-06-07 04:33:19 / June 7, 2017 @ 4:33 am. Event id: us20009l2b. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us20009l2b. Exact location of earthquake, -73.6328° West, -17.8997° South, depth 25.68 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 25.68 km (16 miles) below the earth’s surface. The 4.9-magnitude earthquake was detected at 23:33:19 / 11:33 pm (local time epicenter).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes 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 two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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