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Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake - Southern Peru on Thursday, 1 December 2016

Very strong mag. 6.2 earthquake - 2.4 km south of Vilavila, Lampa, Puno, Peru, on Thursday, December 1, 2016 at 22:40 GMT

Very strong mag. 6.2 earthquake - 2.4 km south of Vilavila, Lampa, Puno, Peru, on Thursday, December 1, 2016 at 22:40 GMT

Very strong magnitude 6.2 earthquake at 10 km depth

1 Dec 22:46 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 6 minutes.
Dec 1 22:47: Magnitude recalculated from 6.1 to 6.0.
Dec 1 22:56: Magnitude recalculated from 6.0 to 6.2.
Date & time: Dec 1, 2016 22:40:26 UTC
Magnitude: 6.2
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.21°S / 70.66°W (Lampa, Puno, Peru)
Antipode: 15.21°N / 109.34°E
Nearest volcano: Quimsachata (76 km / 47 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
2 km (1 mi) S of Vilavila (pop: 990) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) WNW of Lampa (pop: 4,780) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) S of Ayaviri (Melgar) (pop: 19,300) --> See nearby quakes!
60 km (37 mi) SW of Azangaro (Azángaro) (pop: 13,300) --> See nearby quakes!
65 km (40 mi) WNW of Juliaca (pop: 245,700) --> See nearby quakes!
93 km (58 mi) ESE of Espinar (Cusco) (pop: 23,900) --> See nearby quakes!
98 km (61 mi) NW of Puno (pop: 116,600) --> See nearby quakes!
162 km (101 mi) NE of Arequipa (pop: 841,100) --> See nearby quakes!
773 km (480 mi) ESE of Lima (Lima Province) (pop: 7,737,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GFZ (German Research Centre for Geosciences)
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 1014 joules (35 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 30089 tons of TNT or 1.9 atomic bombs!) | about seismic energy
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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Mag.DepthLocationSource
6.210 kmSouthern PeruGFZ
6.210 km SOUTHERN PERUEMSC
6.310 km- 43km NE of Huarichancara, PeruUSGS
6.220 kmSouthern Peru [Land: Peru]INGV
6.010 kmPeruIGP
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Arequipa (162.8 km SW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
La Paz (306.6 km ESE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
Avaré SP Brasil (2441.7 km ESE of epicenter) [Map] / not felt
near Duran, Guayas (1779.9 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Violent shaking (MMI IX) (reported through our app)
Puno (98.4 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Azangaro, Puno (60.1 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
Huaral (Peru, 816 km NW of epicenter) : En Lima no se sintio (reported through EMSC)  
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Aftershocks

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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (18 quakes)

Date and timeMag
Depth
LocationDetails
Feb 1, 2017 10:35
5 years ago
4.6

209 km
13 km SW of Juliaca, Provincia de San Roman, Puno, PeruMore
Jan 18, 2017 08:03
5 years ago
4.8

246 km
24 km W of Juliaca, Provincia de San Roman, Puno, PeruMore
Jan 10, 2017 19:19
5 years ago
3.9

12 km
9.6 km NE of Japusura, Lampa, Puno, PeruMore
Dec 24, 2016 09:05
5 years ago
3.7

8 km
12 km NE of Japusura, Lampa, Puno, PeruMore
Dec 15, 2016 07:14
5 years ago
4.5

10 km
8.9 km NW of Japusura, Lampa, Puno, PeruMore
Dec 13, 2016 03:30
5 years ago
3.9

8 km
17 km N of Japusura, Lampa, Puno, PeruMore
Dec 4, 2016 19:21
5 years ago
4.4

10 km
34 km NE of Huancane Hacienda, Lampa, Puno, PeruMore
Dec 4, 2016 10:32
5 years ago
4.4

9 km
2.3 km NE of Vilavila, Lampa, Puno, PeruMore
Dec 3, 2016 05:52
5 years ago
3.9

8 km
6.8 km NE of Japusura, Lampa, Puno, PeruMore
Dec 2, 2016 18:09
5 years ago
3.8

9 km
7.5 km N of Japusura, Lampa, Puno, PeruMore
Dec 2, 2016 11:49
5 years ago
4.3

17 km
5.1 km NE of Japusura, Lampa, Puno, PeruMore
Dec 2, 2016 07:11
5 years ago
4.1

9 km
Cusco, 26 km S of Buena Vista, Ayaviri, Puno, PeruMore
Dec 2, 2016 06:30
5 years ago
3.9

7 km
9.3 km NW of Japusura, Lampa, Puno, PeruMore
Dec 2, 2016 03:40
5 years ago
6.0

10 km
4.6 km W of Japusura, Lampa, Puno, PeruMore
Dec 2, 2016 03:04
5 years ago
4.8

10 km
15 km W of Vilavila, Lampa, Puno, PeruMore
Dec 2, 2016 02:16
5 years ago
4.0

9 km
6.8 km NE of Japusura, Lampa, Puno, PeruMore
Dec 2, 2016 00:05
5 years ago
3.8

14 km
5.4 km NE of Japusura, Lampa, Puno, PeruMore
Dec 1, 2016 23:53
5 years ago
3.9

6 km
5.4 km NE of Japusura, Lampa, Puno, PeruMore

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