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Very strong mag. 6.0 earthquake - 4.6 km west of Japusura, Lampa, Puno, Peru, on 01/12/2016 22:40:25

Very strong mag. 6.0 earthquake - 4.6 km west of Japusura, Lampa, Puno, Peru, on 01/12/2016 22:40:25 Very strong mag. 6.0 earthquake - 4.6 km west of Japusura, Lampa, Puno, Peru, on 01/12/2016 22:40:25

Very strong magnitude 6.0 earthquake at 10 km depth

2 Dec 16:20 UTC: First to report: IGP after 13 hours.
Date & time: Dec 2, 2016 03:40:25 UTC
Local time at epicenter: 01/12/2016 22:40:25
Magnitude: 6
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.44°S / 70.93°W (Lampa, Puno, Peru)
Antipode: 15.44°N / 109.07°E
Nearest volcano: Ubinas (102 km / 63 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
5 km (3 mi) WNW of Japusura (pop: 32) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) NNE of Huarichancara (Arequipa) (pop: 4,450) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (27 mi) N of Huancane Hacienda (Lampa) (pop: 7,830) --> See nearby quakes!
72 km (45 mi) SSW of Ayaviri (Melgar) (pop: 19,300) --> See nearby quakes!
86 km (53 mi) W of Juliaca (pop: 245,700) --> See nearby quakes!
89 km (55 mi) SE of Espinar (Cusco) (pop: 23,900) --> See nearby quakes!
107 km (67 mi) WNW of Puno (pop: 116,600) --> See nearby quakes!
125 km (78 mi) NNE of Arequipa (pop: 841,100) --> See nearby quakes!
759 km (472 mi) ESE of Lima (Lima Province) (pop: 7,737,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: IGP
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 1013 joules (17.5 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 15080 tons of TNT or 0.9 atomic bombs!) | about seismic energy
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Mag.DepthLocationSource
6.010 kmPeruIGP

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Aftershocks

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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (11 quakes)

Date and timeMag
Depth
LocationDetails
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

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