A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) has occurred on Wednesday, 29 kilometers (18 miles) from Pucallpa in Peru. Exact location of event, depth 164.88 km, -74.5734° West, -8.1089° South. Global date and time of event UTC/GMT: 08/07/20 / 2020-07-08 23:39:58 / July 8, 2020 @ 11:39 pm. The epicenter of the earthquake was roughly 164.88 km (102 miles) below the earth’s surface. Unique identifier: us7000ap1p. Ids that are associated to the event: us7000ap1p. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was picked up at 23:39:58 / 11:39 pm (local time epicenter).
Earthquake epicenter was 30 km (19 miles) from Pucallpa (c. 310 800 pop), 48 km (30 miles) from Campoverde (c. 8 900 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Campoverde, Pucallpa (min 5000 pop). Close country/countries, Peru (c. 29 907 000 pop) (That might be effected).
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 fifteen 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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