A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 94 km WNW of Camana, Peru (58 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -73.5751 West, latitude -16.4343 South, depth = 35 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 29/10/17 / 2017-10-29 05:30:00 / October 29, 2017 @ 5:30 am. The 4.2-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 00:30:00 / 12:30 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 35 km (22 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us1000ay8q. Unique identifier: us1000ay8q.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days twenty 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. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 94 km WNW of Camana, Peru. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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