A light earthquake magnitude 4.6 (ml/mb) strikes 27 kilometers (17 miles) from Moyobamba in Peru on Wednesday. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -76.7347 West, latitude -5.9511 South, depth = 10.94 km. The 4.6-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 19:19:21 / 7:19 pm (local time epicenter). The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10.94 km (7 miles). Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 14/10/20 / 2020-10-14 19:19:21 / October 14, 2020 @ 7:19 pm. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Unique identifier: us6000c9yk. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000c9yk.
The epicenter was 28 km (17 miles) from Moyobamba (c. 44 300 pop), 68 km (42 miles) from Yurimaguas (c. 41 800 pop), 49 km (31 miles) from Rioja (c. 25 100 pop), 45 km (28 miles) from Tabalosos (c. 14 700 pop), 56 km (35 miles) from Lamas (c. 13 700 pop), 46 km (28 miles) from Soritor (c. 10 900 pop), 74 km (46 miles) from San José de Sisa (c. 9 500 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Chazuta, San José de Sisa, Yurimaguas (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries, Peru (c. 29 907 000 pop) (That might be effected).
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes 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 two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days nine earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has occurred nearby.
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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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 27 km ENE of Moyobamba, Peru. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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