A light earthquake with magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) was detected on Wednesday, 53 kilometers (33 miles) from Oxapampa in Peru. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 29/07/20 / 2020-07-29 09:36:31 / July 29, 2020 @ 9:36 am. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -74.9872 West, latitude -10.3158 South, depth = 47.58 km. The temblor was reported at 09:36:31 / 9:36 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: us6000b608. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000b608. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 47.58 km (30 miles) below the earth’s surface.
Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was San Ramón, Perené, Villa Rica (min 5000 pop). The epicenter was 99 km (61 miles) from San Ramón (c. 14 700 pop), 54 km (33 miles) from Oxapampa (c. 12 000 pop), 56 km (35 miles) from Villa Rica (c. 7 400 pop), 75 km (47 miles) from Perené (c. 6 800 pop). Close country/countries that might be effected, Peru (c. 29 907 000 pop).
There are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world each year. 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 six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 53 km ENE of Oxapampa, Peru. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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