Mag. 4.5 earthquake - PERU-BRAZIL BORDER REGION on Tuesday, 24 November 2015 at 23:55 (GMT)
Light magnitude 4.5 earthquake at 617 km depth
25 Nov 00:26 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 31 minutes.
Depth: 617.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 10.25°S / 70.91°W (Peru)
Nearby towns and cities:
233 km (145 mi) S of Tarauacá (Brazil) (pop: 16,500)
249 km (155 mi) WNW of Cobija (Bolivia) (pop: 26,600)
318 km (198 mi) NNW of Tambopata (pop: 39,000)
321 km (200 mi) NW of Puerto Maldonado (pop: 37,500)
382 km (237 mi) NNE of Cusco (pop: 312,100)
451 km (280 mi) ESE of Pucallpa (pop: 310,800)
687 km (427 mi) N of Arequipa (pop: 841,100)
697 km (433 mi) ENE of Lima (pop: 7,737,000)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 1011 joules (98.6 megawatt hours, equivalent to 84.8 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.5||617 km||PERU-BRAZIL BORDER REGION||EMSC|
|M 4.5||617 km||- 189km NW of Iberia, Peru||USGS|
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