A light earthquake magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) has occurred on Sunday, 4 kilometers (2 miles) from Santiago in Peru. The temblor was picked up at 03:49:05 / 3:49 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 10/02/19 / 2019-02-10 08:49:05 / February 10, 2019 @ 8:49 am. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -75.6741 West, latitude -14.1898 South, depth = 63.83 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 63.83 km (40 miles). All ids that are associated to the event: us2000jfwe. Unique identifier: us2000jfwe.
Epicenter of the event was 15 km (9 miles) from Ica (c. 246 800 pop), 78 km (49 miles) from Pisco (c. 61 900 pop), 78 km (48 miles) from San Clemente (c. 15 800 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from Villa Tupac Amaru (c. 11 200 pop), 4 km (3 miles) from Santiago (c. 10 400 pop), 21 km (13 miles) from Subtanjalla (c. 9 100 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Pisco, San Clemente, Villa Tupac Amaru (min 5000 pop). Country/countries that might be effected, Peru (c. 29 907 000 pop).
Each 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 two and in the last 365 days eleven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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