A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) strikes 12 kilometers (7 miles) from Campoverde in Peru on Monday. Global time and date of event 27/08/19 / 2019-08-27 00:08:30 / August 27, 2019 @ 12:08 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 139.13 km (86 miles). The temblor was reported at 19:08:30 / 7:08 pm (local time epicenter). Event id: us700058lm. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us700058lm. Exact location of earthquake, -74.9168° West, -8.4901° South, depth 139.13 km.
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Pucallpa, Campoverde. Epicenter of the event was 42 km (26 miles) from Pucallpa (c. 310 800 pop), 12 km (8 miles) from Campoverde (c. 8 900 pop). Nearby country/countries, Peru (c. 29 907 000 pop) (That might be effected).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes 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 three and in the last 365 days ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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