A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was reported 44 kilometers (27 miles) from Acarí in Peru on Wednesday. The temblor was detected at 16:01:54 / 4:01 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: us6000b987. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000b987. Exact location of earthquake, -74.3119° West, -15.6994° South, depth 63.5 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 63.5 km (39 miles). Exact time and date of earthquake 29/07/20 / 2020-07-29 16:01:54 / July 29, 2020 @ 4:01 pm UTC/GMT.
Close country/countries, Peru (c. 29 907 000 pop) (That might be effected). Epicenter of the event was 93 km (58 miles) from Coracora (c. 7 400 pop). Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Coracora.
Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days thirteen 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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What was your situation during the earthquake? Leave a comment or report about damage, shaking and activity at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 44 km SE of Acarí, Peru. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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