A light earthquake magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) strikes 133 km W of Camaná, Peru (83 miles) on Wednesday. The 4.9-magnitude earthquake was detected at 19:45:07 / 7:45 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, -73.9469° West, -16.4706° South, depth 34.5 km. All ids that are associated to the event: us6000b25r. Unique identifier: us6000b25r. The epicenter was at a depth of 34.5 km (21 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 22/07/20 / 2020-07-22 19:45:07 / July 22, 2020 @ 7:45 pm.
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days eight earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage.
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