A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Saturday, 52 kilometers (32 miles) from Chazuta in Peru. Exact location of earthquake, -75.717° West, -6.3577° South, depth 40.77 km. Exact time and date of earthquake 07/09/19 / 2019-09-07 19:02:53 / September 7, 2019 @ 7:02 pm UTC/GMT. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 40.77 km (25 miles). Id of earthquake: us70005d95. Event ids that are associated: us70005d95. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.5-magnitude earthquake was detected at 14:02:53 / 2:02 pm (local time epicenter).
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Picota, Lamas, Yurimaguas (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 68 km (42 miles) from Yurimaguas (c. 41 800 pop), 90 km (56 miles) from Lamas (c. 13 700 pop), 52 km (32 miles) from Chazuta (c. 8 000 pop), 92 km (57 miles) from Picota (c. 6 700 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Peru (c. 29 907 000 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 three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. 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, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 52 km ENE of Chazuta, Peru. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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