A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.7 (ml/mb) strikes 67 kilometers (42 miles) from Paracas in Peru on Wednesday. Exact location, longitude -76.3145° West, latitude -14.4747° South, depth = 10 km. Global time and date of event 29/11/17 / 2017-11-29 06:29:05 / November 29, 2017 @ 6:29 am UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 5.7-magnitude earthquake was detected at 01:29:05 / 1:29 am (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us2000bvsl. Ids that are associated to the event: us2000bvsl.
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was San Clemente, Villa Tupac Amaru, Pisco (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 78 km (48 miles) from Ica (c. 246 800 pop), 86 km (53 miles) from Pisco (c. 61 900 pop), 92 km (57 miles) from San Clemente (c. 15 800 pop), 87 km (54 miles) from Villa Tupac Amaru (c. 11 200 pop), 72 km (45 miles) from Santiago (c. 10 400 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from Subtanjalla (c. 9 100 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from Los Aquijes (c. 7 800 pop), 81 km (50 miles) from San Juan Bautista (c. 6 900 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, Peru (c. 29 907 000 pop).
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 eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 67 km S of Paracas, Peru. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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