A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has struck on Friday, central Peru kilometers (0 miles) from central Peru. The epicenter was at a depth of 10 km (6 miles). The temblor was picked up at 18:36:24 / 6:36 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us1000i3fa. Ids that are associated to the event: us1000i3fa. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of earthquake 30/11/18 / 2018-11-30 18:36:24 / November 30, 2018 @ 6:36 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of event, longitude -73.9212 West, latitude -11.5973 South, depth = 10 km.
Nearby country/countries, Peru (c. 29 907 000 pop) (That might be effected). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Satipo, Mazamari. The epicenter was 87 km (54 miles) from Satipo (c. 15 500 pop), 73 km (45 miles) from Mazamari (c. 6 800 pop).
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. 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 three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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