A light earthquake magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) has occurred on Thursday, 24 kilometers (15 miles) from Campoverde in Peru. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The 4.7-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 21:49:17 / 9:49 pm (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us70009c4h. Event ids that are associated: us70009c4h. Exact time and date of earthquake 08/05/20 / 2020-05-08 02:49:17 / May 8, 2020 @ 2:49 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, -74.9174° West, -8.6705° South, depth 128.2 km. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 128.2 km (80 miles).
Country/countries that might be effected, Peru (c. 29 907 000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 51 km (32 miles) from Pucallpa (c. 310 800 pop), 25 km (15 miles) from Campoverde (c. 8 900 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Pucallpa, Campoverde (min 5000 pop).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. 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 three and in the last 365 days thirteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 24 km SSW of Campoverde, Peru. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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