A light earthquake magnitude 4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 17 kilometers (11 miles) from Tarata in Peru. The 4-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 18:37:58 / 6:37 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global time and date of event 27/06/19 / 2019-06-27 23:37:58 / June 27, 2019 @ 11:37 pm UTC/GMT. Unique identifier: us700046cf. Ids that are associated to the event: us700046cf. The epicenter was at a depth of 164.5 km (102 miles). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -69.9096 West, latitude -17.5794 South, depth = 164.5 km.
The epicenter was 61 km (38 miles) from Tacna (c. 280 100 pop), 66 km (41 miles) from Ilabaya (c. 9 500 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Ilabaya, Tacna. Close country/countries, Peru (c. 29 907 000 pop) (That might be effected).
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 twenty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
Did you feel anything?
How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 17 km SE of Tarata, Peru. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
Copyright © 2019 earthquakenewstoday.com All rights reserved.