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

Strong mag. 6.2 earthquake - Southern Peru on Thursday, 1 December 2016

Strong mag. 6.2 earthquake  - Southern Peru on Thursday, 1 December 2016
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: Thursday, 1 December 2016 22:40 UTC
Magnitude: 6.2
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.21°S / 70.66°W (Peru)
Nearest volcano: Quimsachata (76 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 1.3*10^14 J (35 GWh / 30089 tons of TNT / 1.9 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Thu, 1 Dec 2016
Thu, 1 Dec 22:40 UTCM 6.2 / 10 kmSOUTHERN PERUEMSC
Thu, 1 Dec 22:40 UTCM 6.3 / 10 km- 43km NE of Huarichancara, PeruUSGS
Thu, 1 Dec 22:40 UTCM 6.2 / 19.5 kmSouthern Peru [Land: Peru]INGV
Thu, 1 Dec 22:40 UTCM 6.0 / 10 km PeruIGP

shake map
(shakemap: USGS)
"I felt it" reports:
Arequipa (162.8 km SW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)(via app)
(306.6 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)(via app)
Avaré SP Brasil (2441.7 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / not felt
(1779.9 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IX (Violent shaking)(via app)
Puno (98.4 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
(60.1 km NE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)(via app)
Huaral (Peru) (816 km NW from epicenter)(no details): En Lima no se sintio (via EMSC)
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource

 

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