A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.7 (ml/mb) strikes 52 kilometers (32 miles) from Satipo in Peru on Monday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 30/10/17 / 2017-10-30 17:12:07 / October 30, 2017 @ 5:12 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, -74.7461° West, -10.7883° South, depth 112.24 km. The temblor was detected at 12:12:07 / 12:12 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 112.24 km (70 miles). Id of earthquake: us1000ayky. Event ids that are associated: us1000ayky.
Country/countries that might be effected, Peru (c. 29 907 000 pop). The epicenter was 53 km (33 miles) from Satipo (c. 15 500 pop), 76 km (48 miles) from San Ramón (c. 14 700 pop), 75 km (47 miles) from Oxapampa (c. 12 000 pop), 57 km (36 miles) from Villa Rica (c. 7 400 pop), 55 km (34 miles) from Perené (c. 6 800 pop), 64 km (40 miles) from Mazamari (c. 6 800 pop), 112 km (69 miles) from Huasahuasi (c. 5 100 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Huasahuasi, San Ramón, Oxapampa (min 5000 pop).
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate 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 sixteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity 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: 52 km NNW of Satipo, Peru. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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