A minor earthquake magnitude 3.8 (ml/mb) strikes 25 kilometers (16 miles) from Callao in Peru on Friday. Id of earthquake: us2000bty9. Event ids that are associated: us2000bty9. Exact location of event, longitude -77.3087 West, latitude -11.9018 South, depth = 52.57 km. The 3.8-magnitude earthquake was detected at 02:24:29 / 2:24 am (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 24/11/17 / 2017-11-24 07:24:29 / November 24, 2017 @ 7:24 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 52.57 km (33 miles).
Nearby country/countries, Peru (c. 29 907 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Sayán, San Bartolo, Santa Eulalia. Earthquake epicenter was 34 km (21 miles) from Lima (c. 7 737 000 pop), 27 km (17 miles) from Callao (c. 813 300 pop), 42 km (26 miles) from Surco (c. 251 600 pop), 65 km (41 miles) from Chosica (c. 88 600 pop), 37 km (23 miles) from San Isidro (c. 68 300 pop), 47 km (29 miles) from Huaral (c. 62 200 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 seventeen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Earthquakes 3.0 to 4.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 130,000 minor quakes in the world.
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