A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 139 km SW of Callao, Peru (86 miles). Event id: us1000cg7v. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000cg7v. Exact location of earthquake, -78.1346° West, -12.8818° South, depth 10 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 05/02/18 / 2018-02-05 19:27:05 / February 5, 2018 @ 7:27 pm UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The temblor was picked up at 14:27:05 / 2:27 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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 two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 139 km SW of Callao, Peru. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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