A light earthquake magnitude 4.2 (ml/mb) strikes 28 km W of Alianza Cristiana, Peru (17 miles) on Monday. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 15/02/21 / 2021-02-15 09:17:43 / February 15, 2021 @ 9:17 am. The temblor was reported at 09:17:43 / 9:17 am (local time epicenter). Id of earthquake: us6000djg9. Event ids that are associated: us6000djg9. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location of event, depth 106.94 km, -76.695° West, -3.4653° South. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 106.94 km (66 miles).
Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world. 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 three and in the last 365 days ten earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby.
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