A light earthquake magnitude 4.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Friday, 23 kilometers (14 miles) from Yauri in Peru. The temblor was picked up at 00:11:09 / 12:11 am (local time epicenter). Exact location of event, depth 151.22 km, -71.3498° West, -14.9984° South. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 151.22 km (94 miles). Event id: us6000cql4. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000cql4. Exact time and date of earthquake 20/11/20 / 2020-11-20 00:11:09 / November 20, 2020 @ 12:11 am UTC/GMT. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Country/countries that might be effected, Peru (c. 29 907 000 pop). Epicenter of the earthquake was 82 km (51 miles) from Sicuani (c. 33 600 pop), 83 km (51 miles) from Ayaviri (c. 19 300 pop). Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Ayaviri, Sicuani (min 5000 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 thirteen earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Location, Distances, Parameters and details about this quake, recorded: 23 km SSE of Yauri, Peru.
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