A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 14 kilometers (9 miles) from Juli in Peru. All ids that are associated to the event: us20009yzh. Unique identifier: us20009yzh. The temblor was detected at 21:43:08 / 9:43 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of earthquake 17/07/17 / 2017-07-17 02:43:08 / July 17, 2017 @ 2:43 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, -69.4365° West, -16.0834° South, depth 234.74 km. The epicenter was at a depth of 234.74 km (146 miles).
Nearby country/countries, Bolivia (c. 9 947 000 pop), Peru (c. 29 907 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Atuncolla, Achacachi, Desaguadero. Event epicenter was 68 km (42 miles) from Puno (c. 116 600 pop), 42 km (26 miles) from Yunguyo (c. 16 100 pop), 25 km (15 miles) from Ilave (c. 16 000 pop), 88 km (55 miles) from Atuncolla (c. 12 700 pop), 81 km (50 miles) from Achacachi (c. 8 400 pop), 67 km (42 miles) from Putina (c. 8 100 pop).
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 one, in the past 30 days one and in the last 365 days eleven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 14 km N of Juli, Peru.
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