A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) has struck on Saturday, 110 km NE of Barranca, Peru (68 miles). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 09/09/18 / 2018-09-09 03:19:35 / September 9, 2018 @ 3:19 am. The epicenter was at a depth of 37.81 km (23 miles). Exact location, longitude -76.0101° West, latitude -4.1171° South, depth = 37.81 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 22:19:35 / 10:19 pm (local time epicenter). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000hbc2. Id of event: us2000hbc2.
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 three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity 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: 110 km NE of Barranca, Peru. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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