A light earthquake with magnitude 4.7 (ml/mb) was detected on Sunday, 17 kilometers (11 miles) from San Ignacio in Peru. The temblor was reported at 10:37:10 / 10:37 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, depth 69.53 km, -78.8497° West, -5.1717° South. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 69.53 km (43 miles) below the earth’s surface. Global time and date of event 29/11/20 / 2020-11-29 10:37:10 / November 29, 2020 @ 10:37 am UTC/GMT. Event ids that are associated to the earthquake: us7000ckuz. Id of event: us7000ckuz.
Nearest cities/city/towns to hypocenter/epicentrum was Bagua Grande, Cajaruro, La Peca (min 5000 pop). Nearby country/countries that might be effected, Peru (c. 29 907 000 pop). Event epicenter was 59 km (37 miles) from Jaén (c. 52 500 pop), 67 km (42 miles) from La Peca (c. 27 000 pop), 79 km (49 miles) from Bagua Grande (c. 20 400 pop), 67 km (42 miles) from Huancabamba (c. 8 600 pop), 17 km (11 miles) from San Ignacio (c. 7 900 pop), 78 km (49 miles) from Cajaruro (c. 7 300 pop), 58 km (36 miles) from Bellavista (c. 6 300 pop).
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 one 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. Each year there are an estimated 13,000 light quakes in the world.
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