A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) strikes 15 kilometers (9 miles) from San Ramon in Peru on Tuesday. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 11/07/17 / 2017-07-11 22:28:25 / July 11, 2017 @ 10:28 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Id of earthquake: us20009xe6. Event ids that are associated: us20009xe6. The temblor was detected at 17:28:25 / 5:28 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, longitude -75.4363 West, latitude -11.0043 South, depth = 17.23 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 17.23 km (11 miles).
Epicenter of the earthquake was 54 km (33 miles) from Tarma (c. 51 400 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from La Oroya (c. 33 300 pop), 86 km (53 miles) from Jauja (c. 21 100 pop), 91 km (57 miles) from Satipo (c. 15 500 pop), 63 km (39 miles) from Junín (c. 15 300 pop), 16 km (10 miles) from San Ramón (c. 14 700 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, Peru (c. 29 907 000 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Satipo, Jauja, Acolla.
Each 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 two and in the last 365 days eleven 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.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage 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: 15 km NW of San Ramon, Peru. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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