A moderate earthquake magnitude 5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 57 kilometers (35 miles) from Acari in Peru. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: us70007p6c. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70007p6c. Exact location of event, longitude -74.6272 West, latitude -15.9472 South, depth = 35 km. The 5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 23:31:52 / 11:31 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 35 km (22 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 13/02/20 / 2020-02-13 04:31:52 / February 13, 2020 @ 4:31 am UTC/GMT.
The epicenter was 97 km (60 miles) from Minas de Marcona (c. 15 500 pop). Close country/countries, Peru (c. 29 907 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Minas de Marcona (min 5000 pop).
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world. 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.
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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: 57 km S of Acari, Peru. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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