A light earthquake magnitude 4.1 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 45 kilometers (28 miles) from Pucallpa in Peru. Event id: us60007j6e. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us60007j6e. The temblor was reported at 19:51:54 / 7:51 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 149.1 km, -74.4501° West, -7.9768° South. The epicenter was at a depth of 149.1 km (93 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 16/01/20 / 2020-01-16 00:51:54 / January 16, 2020 @ 12:51 am.
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Campoverde, Pucallpa (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries, Peru (c. 29 907 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the earthquake was 46 km (29 miles) from Pucallpa (c. 310 800 pop), 68 km (42 miles) from Campoverde (c. 8 900 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 ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred 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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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. The information in this article comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, detected near: 45 km NNE of Pucallpa, Peru.
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