A light earthquake with magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) was detected on Friday, 130 km NE of Mazamari, Peru (81 miles). The temblor was picked up at 06:25:37 / 6:25 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -73.7369° West, -10.4467° South, depth 159.91 km. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 10/04/20 / 2020-04-10 11:25:37 / April 10, 2020 @ 11:25 am. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 159.91 km (99 miles). Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70008ye4. Id of event: us70008ye4. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world. 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 four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
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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. 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: 130 km NE of Mazamari, Peru.
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