A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5 (ml/mb) was detected on Thursday, 3 kilometers (2 miles) from Pisco in Peru. Unique identifier: us700034iq. Ids that are associated to the event: us700034iq. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 11/04/19 / 2019-04-11 15:50:31 / April 11, 2019 @ 3:50 pm. The epicenter was at a depth of 62.37 km (39 miles). The 5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 10:50:31 / 10:50 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of earthquake, -76.1824° West, -13.6976° South, depth 62.37 km.
Nearby country/countries, Peru (c. 29 907 000 pop) (That might be effected). Event epicenter was 64 km (40 miles) from Ica (c. 246 800 pop), 32 km (20 miles) from Chincha Alta (c. 153 100 pop), 3 km (2 miles) from Pisco (c. 61 900 pop), 73 km (46 miles) from Imperial (c. 32 300 pop), 71 km (44 miles) from Nuevo Imperial (c. 32 300 pop), 73 km (45 miles) from San Vicente de Cañete (c. 25 500 pop), 5 km (3 miles) from San Clemente (c. 15 800 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Quilmaná, Santiago, Imperial.
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 nine 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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