A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 244 km NE of Barranca, Peru (152 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 141.38 km (88 miles). The temblor was detected at 22:11:29 / 10:11 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 15/04/19 / 2019-04-15 03:11:29 / April 15, 2019 @ 3:11 am. Unique identifier: us70003650. Ids that are associated to the event: us70003650. Exact location of event, longitude -75.4494 West, latitude -3.0085 South, depth = 141.38 km.
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 four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year.
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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 244 km NE of Barranca, Peru. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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