A light earthquake magnitude 4.5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 208 km WSW of Puerto Santa, Peru (129 miles). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: us6000bhne. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000bhne. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 31.87 km (20 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global time and date of event 14/08/20 / 2020-08-14 15:18:04 / August 14, 2020 @ 3:18 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, -80.4997° West, -9.3897° South, depth 31.87 km. The 4.5-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 15:18:04 / 3:18 pm (local time epicenter).
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 two earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby. 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.
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How did you react? Was there any damage to buildings? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 208 km WSW of Puerto Santa, Peru. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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