A light earthquake with magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) was reported 74 km E of Palca, Peru (46 miles) on Saturday. Global time and date of event 24/10/20 / 2020-10-24 15:52:32 / October 24, 2020 @ 3:52 pm UTC/GMT. Exact location, longitude -69.257° West, latitude -17.763° South, depth = 163.11 km. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 163.11 km (101 miles). The temblor was detected at 15:52:32 / 3:52 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Event id: us6000ccnb. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000ccnb.
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 thirty-six earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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