Moderate Magnitude 5 Earthquake Strikes 43 Miles North-East of La Peca, Peru

A shallow magnitude 5 earthquake struck 43 miles north-east of La Peca, Peru, near 01830, Peru at a depth of 62.05 km, according to the United States Geological Survey. An earthquake of this magnitude is considered to be moderate.

The temblor occurred at Apr 17, 2019 at 03:01:01 PM UTC. USGS reports that this quake event was manually reviewed.

Map showing center of Earthquake

For updates on this quake, please visit the USGS Event Page.