A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has struck on Tuesday, 68 kilometers (42 miles) from Minas de Marcona in Peru. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 11/02/20 / 2020-02-11 22:15:04 / February 11, 2020 @ 10:15 pm. All ids that are associated to the event: us70007sg3. Unique identifier: us70007sg3. Exact location of earthquake, -75.741° West, -15.1444° South, depth 20.71 km. The temblor was detected at 17:15:04 / 5:15 pm (local time epicenter). The epicenter was at a depth of 20.71 km (13 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Nazca, Palpa, Minas de Marcona. Nearby country/countries, Peru (c. 29 907 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the earthquake was 93 km (58 miles) from Nazca (c. 23 600 pop), 68 km (42 miles) from Minas de Marcona (c. 15 500 pop), 90 km (56 miles) from Palpa (c. 5 900 pop).
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 one and in the last 365 days eleven earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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