A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 29 kilometers (18 miles) from Tumbes in Peru. The 4.6-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 21:16:19 / 9:16 pm (local time epicenter). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 25/07/20 / 2020-07-25 21:16:19 / July 25, 2020 @ 9:16 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter was at a depth of 46.99 km (29 miles). Exact location of event, longitude -80.6109 West, latitude -3.3555 South, depth = 46.99 km. All ids that are associated to the event: us6000b44k. Unique identifier: us6000b44k.
The epicenter was 73 km (45 miles) from Machala (c. 198 100 pop), 29 km (18 miles) from Tumbes (c. 109 200 pop), 89 km (55 miles) from Pasaje (c. 44 900 pop), 73 km (45 miles) from Santa Rosa (c. 41 800 pop), 44 km (27 miles) from Huaquillas (c. 39 800 pop), 84 km (52 miles) from Playas (c. 30 600 pop), 41 km (25 miles) from Zarumilla (c. 16 900 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Máncora, Pasaje, Playas. Close country/countries, Ecuador (c. 14 791 000 pop), Peru (c. 29 907 000 pop) (That might be effected).
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes 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.
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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. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 29 km NW of Tumbes, Peru.
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