Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake - Peru-Brazil Border Region on Friday, 27 November 2015 at 00:52 (GMT)

This quake was likely an aftershock of the 7.6 quake Peru-Brazil Border Region 24 November 22:50 UTC, which had occurred 2 days earlier.
Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake  - Peru-Brazil Border Region on Friday, 27 November 2015 at 00:52 (GMT)

Moderate magnitude 5.0 earthquake at 619 km depth

27 Nov 00:59 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 6 minutes.
Nov 27 07:44: Magnitude recalculated from 4.8 to 5.0.
Date & time: 27 Nov 2015 12:52:54 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Magnitude: 5.0
Depth: 619.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 9.26°S / 71.12°W (Brazil)
Nearby towns and cities:
128 km (80 mi) SSW of Tarauacá (pop: 16,500)
148 km (92 mi) SW of Feijó (pop: 13,000)
240 km (149 mi) SSW of Envira (Eirunepé) (pop: 9,960)
250 km (155 mi) SE of Cruzeiro do Sul (pop: 79,800)
270 km (168 mi) W of Sena Madureira (pop: 20,500)
372 km (231 mi) WNW of Rio Branco (pop: 257,600)
716 km (445 mi) ENE of Lima (Peru) (pop: 7,737,000)
726 km (451 mi) ENE of Callao (Peru) (pop: 813,300)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 2 x 1012 joules (554 megawatt hours, equivalent to 477 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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M 5.0619 kmPeru-Brazil Border RegionGFZ
M 5.1627 km- 136km SSW of Tarauaca, BrazilUSGS

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