A light earthquake with magnitude 4.3 (ml/mb) was detected on Monday, 6 kilometers (4 miles) from Moyobamba in Peru. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 113.28 km (70 miles). Event id: us6000dfw6. Ids that are associated to the earthquake: us6000dfw6. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 01/02/21 / 2021-02-01 13:12:14 / February 1, 2021 @ 1:12 pm. Exact location of earthquake, longitude -76.9641 West, latitude -5.9798 South, depth = 113.28 km. The temblor was reported at 13:12:14 / 1:12 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Close country/countries, Peru (c. 29 907 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was San José de Sisa, Lamas, Tabalosos. Epicenter of the event was 6 km (4 miles) from Moyobamba (c. 44 300 pop), 24 km (15 miles) from Rioja (c. 25 100 pop), 52 km (32 miles) from Tabalosos (c. 14 700 pop), 68 km (42 miles) from Lamas (c. 13 700 pop), 24 km (15 miles) from Soritor (c. 10 900 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from San José de Sisa (c. 9 500 pop).
Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. In the past 24 hours, there have been two, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 6 km N of Moyobamba, Peru. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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