A light earthquake with magnitude 4 (ml/mb) was reported 109 km WSW of Callao, Peru (68 miles) on Sunday. Event id: us1000dxxt. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us1000dxxt. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of earthquake 29/04/18 / 2018-04-29 05:58:35 / April 29, 2018 @ 5:58 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 00:58:35 / 12:58 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -78.121° West, -12.3129° South.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year. 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 five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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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: 109 km WSW of Callao, Peru. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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