A light earthquake with magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 35 kilometers (22 miles) from Pucallpa in Peru. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 155.59 km (97 miles) below the earth’s surface. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: us70008tl4. Ids that are associated to the event: us70008tl4. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 10/04/20 / 2020-04-10 23:27:51 / April 10, 2020 @ 11:27 pm. Exact location of event, depth 155.59 km, -74.3805° West, -8.6473° South. The temblor was reported at 18:27:51 / 6:27 pm (local time epicenter).
Closest city/cities/towns to epicentrum/hypocenter was Campoverde, Pucallpa (min 5000 pop). Epicenter of the event was 35 km (22 miles) from Pucallpa (c. 310 800 pop), 51 km (31 miles) from Campoverde (c. 8 900 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Peru (c. 29 907 000 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 two and in the last 365 days twelve earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage 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: 35 km SSE of Pucallpa, Peru. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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