A moderate earthquake magnitude 5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 44 kilometers (27 miles) from Ayaviri in Peru. Exact time and date of earthquake 06/01/19 / 2019-01-06 11:06:20 / January 6, 2019 @ 11:06 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, -70.8284° West, -15.2181° South, depth 31.27 km. The temblor was detected at 06:06:20 / 6:06 am (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 31.27 km (19 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). All ids that are associated to the event: us2000j0ss. Unique identifier: us2000j0ss.
The epicenter was 81 km (50 miles) from Juliaca (c. 245 700 pop), 45 km (28 miles) from Ayaviri (c. 19 300 pop), 76 km (47 miles) from Azángaro (c. 13 300 pop), 89 km (55 miles) from Atuncolla (c. 12 700 pop), 68 km (42 miles) from Hacienda Huancane (c. 7 800 pop). Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Atuncolla, Juliaca, Azángaro (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Peru (c. 29 907 000 pop).
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 nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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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: 44 km SW of Ayaviri, Peru. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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