A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.2 (ml/mb) strikes 24 kilometers (15 miles) from Pampas in Peru on Monday. Exact location of event, depth 54.13 km, -74.8297° West, -12.1885° South. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 54.13 km (34 miles) below the earth’s surface. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 13/05/19 / 2019-05-13 07:10:28 / May 13, 2019 @ 7:10 am. The 5.2-magnitude earthquake was detected at 02:10:28 / 2:10 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: us70003k8m. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70003k8m.
Nearby country/countries, Peru (c. 29 907 000 pop) (That might be effected). Earthquake epicenter was 43 km (27 miles) from Huancayo (c. 376 700 pop), 68 km (42 miles) from Huancavelica (c. 41 600 pop), 86 km (53 miles) from Jauja (c. 21 100 pop), 104 km (65 miles) from Huanta (c. 18 600 pop), 106 km (66 miles) from Satipo (c. 15 500 pop), 61 km (38 miles) from Concepción (c. 11 300 pop), 51 km (32 miles) from Chupaca (c. 9 900 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Satipo, Huanta, Mazamari (min 5000 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 five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. Every year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 24 km NNE of Pampas, Peru. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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