A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) strikes 53 km W of Saquena, Peru (33 miles) on Tuesday. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 08/01/19 / 2019-01-08 10:00:09 / January 8, 2019 @ 10:00 am UTC/GMT. Event id: us2000j1c8. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us2000j1c8. The temblor was detected at 05:00:09 / 5:00 am (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, longitude -73.9994 West, latitude -4.6448 South, depth = 10 km.
Every year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world. 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 one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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