A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has struck on Sunday, 6 kilometers (4 miles) from Juli in Peru. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -69.4969 West, latitude -16.2599 South, depth = 246.16 km. Event id: us2000ft8p. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000ft8p. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 246.16 km (153 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 01/07/18 / 2018-07-01 20:54:26 / July 1, 2018 @ 8:54 pm. The temblor was picked up at 15:54:26 / 3:54 pm (local time epicenter).
Country/countries that might be effected, Bolivia (c. 9 947 000 pop), Peru (c. 29 907 000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 73 km (45 miles) from Puno (c. 116 600 pop), 44 km (27 miles) from Yunguyo (c. 16 100 pop), 27 km (17 miles) from Ilave (c. 16 000 pop), 95 km (59 miles) from Atuncolla (c. 12 700 pop), 90 km (56 miles) from Achacachi (c. 8 400 pop), 87 km (54 miles) from Putina (c. 8 100 pop), 7 km (4 miles) from Juli (c. 7 300 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Atuncolla, Achacachi, Putina.
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days three and in the last 365 days ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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: 6 km SW of Juli, Peru. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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