A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) has occurred on Monday, 11 kilometers (7 miles) from Chaupimarca in Peru. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -76.6295 West, latitude -10.4761 South, depth = 104.57 km. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us70009qdp. Id of event: us70009qdp. The temblor was detected at 23:41:26 / 11:41 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 26/05/20 / 2020-05-26 04:41:26 / May 26, 2020 @ 4:41 am. The epicenter was at a depth of 104.57 km (65 miles).
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Carhuamayo, Huánuco, Ambo (min 5000 pop). Event epicenter was 74 km (46 miles) from Huánuco (c. 148 000 pop), 46 km (29 miles) from Cerro de Pasco (c. 78 900 pop), 20 km (12 miles) from Chaupimarca (c. 28 700 pop), 26 km (16 miles) from Yanacancha (c. 23 200 pop), 82 km (51 miles) from Carhuamayo (c. 9 100 pop), 60 km (37 miles) from Ambo (c. 6 900 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Peru (c. 29 907 000 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 one and in the last 365 days three earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected in the same area.
How would you describe the shaking?
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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 11 km WSW of Chaupimarca, Peru.
Copyright © 2020 earthquakenewstoday.com All rights reserved.