A moderate earthquake magnitude 5 (ml/mb) has occurred on Saturday, 30 kilometers (19 miles) from Tournavista in Peru. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact location of event, depth 10 km, -74.8765° West, -9.1457° South. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The temblor was detected at 19:49:46 / 7:49 pm (local time epicenter). Unique identifier: us6000djr5. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000djr5. Exact time and date of earthquake 20/02/21 / 2021-02-20 19:49:46 / February 20, 2021 @ 7:49 pm UTC/GMT.
Close country/countries that might be effected, Peru (c. 29 907 000 pop). Nearest cities/city/villages to epicentrum/hypocenter was Pucallpa, Campoverde (min 5000 pop). The epicenter was 92 km (57 miles) from Pucallpa (c. 310 800 pop), 75 km (47 miles) from Campoverde (c. 8 900 pop).
Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. Each year there are an estimated 1320 moderate quakes in the world. 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 twelve earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near.
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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. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 30 km SW of Tournavista, Peru.
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