A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 55 kilometers (34 miles) from Pucallpa in Peru. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 24/11/17 / 2017-11-24 14:04:58 / November 24, 2017 @ 2:04 pm. Exact location of event, longitude -74.4501 West, latitude -8.8747 South, depth = 146.22 km. The temblor was detected at 09:04:58 / 9:04 am (local time epicenter). Event id: us2000btxf. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000btxf. The epicenter was at a depth of 146.22 km (91 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Earthquake epicenter was 56 km (35 miles) from Pucallpa (c. 310 800 pop), 59 km (37 miles) from Campoverde (c. 8 900 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, Peru (c. 29 907 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Campoverde, Pucallpa (min 5000 pop).
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 eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. 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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 55 km SSE of Pucallpa, Peru.
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