Moderate mag. 5.4 earthquake - Peru-Brazil Border Region on Tuesday, 24 November 2015 at 23:27 (GMT)
Moderate magnitude 5.4 earthquake at 581 km depth
25 Nov 01:58 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 2 hours and 30 minutes.
Depth: 581.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 10.56°S / 72.13°W (Peru)
Nearby towns and cities:
120 km (74 mi) NE of San Pedro (pop: 117)
197 km (123 mi) NNE of Pangoa (La Convención Province) (pop: 6,640)
264 km (164 mi) NNE of Santa Ana (La Convención) (pop: 25,100)
285 km (177 mi) ENE of Satipo (pop: 15,500)
330 km (205 mi) N of Cusco (pop: 312,100)
360 km (224 mi) SE of Pucallpa (pop: 310,800)
559 km (347 mi) ENE of Lima (pop: 7,737,000)
653 km (406 mi) N of Arequipa (pop: 841,100)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 7.9 x 1012 joules (2.21 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 1898 tons of TNT or 0.1 atomic bombs!) More info
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|M 5.4||581 km||Peru-Brazil Border Region||GFZ|
|M 5.4||581 km||CENTRAL PERU||EMSC|
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