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Light mag. 4.9 earthquake - Southern Peru on Sunday, 30 April 2017

Light mag. 4.9 earthquake  - Southern Peru on Sunday, 30 April 2017
Date & time: Sun, 30 Apr 13:29:13 UTC
Magnitude: 4.9
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.75°S / 71.63°W [Map]
Nearest volcano: Sabancaya (24 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Sun, 30 Apr
Sun, 30 Apr 13:29 UTCM 5.2 / 30 kmSOUTHERN PERU[Map]EMSC
Sun, 30 Apr 13:29 UTCM 5.2 / 10 km- 31km WSW of Chivay, Peru[Map]USGS
Sun, 30 Apr 13:29 UTCM 4.6 / 11 km Peru[Map]IGP

"I felt it" reports:
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Sun, 30 Apr 13:35 UTCM 4.8 / 9.1 km - [info] (37 km)- 62km WNW of Lluta, Peru
[Map]
USGS
Sun, 30 Apr 14:07 UTCM 3.4 / 10 km - [info]Sabancaya (10 km) Peru
[Map]
IGP
Sun, 30 Apr 17:35 UTCM 4.7 / 10 km - [info]Coropuna (11 km)SOUTHERN PERU[Map]EMSC
Mon, 1 May
Mon, 1 May 02:33 UTCM 3.6 / 15 km - [info]Sabancaya (14 km) Peru[Map]IGP
Mon, 1 May 10:57 UTCM 3.7 / 9 km - [info]Sabancaya (14 km) Peru
[Map]
IGP
Tue, 2 May
Tue, 2 May 21:02 UTCM 3.7 / 8 km - [info]Sabancaya (22 km) Peru
[Map]
IGP
Wed, 3 May
Wed, 3 May 12:42 UTCM 5.5 / 10 km - [info] (91 km)Near Coast of Peru
[Map]
GFZ
Wed, 3 May 16:13 UTCM 3.7 / 13 km - [info]Sabancaya (19 km) Peru[Map]IGP
Tue, 9 May
Tue, 9 May 19:55 UTCM 3.6 / 14 km - [info]Huambo (10 km) Peru
[Map]
IGP
Mon, 22 May
Mon, 22 May 14:27 UTCM 4.5 / 51.1 km - [info] (49 km)- 54km SSE of Santa Lucia, Peru
[Map]
USGS
Mon, 22 May 16:01 UTCM 3.6 / 6 km - [info] (41 km) Peru
[Map]
IGP
Tue, 23 May
Tue, 23 May 07:02 UTCM 3.6 / 8 km - [info] (43 km) Peru
[Map]
IGP
Tue, 23 May 20:56 UTCM 3.1 / 22 km - [info] (38 km) Peru
[Map]
IGP
Wed, 24 May
Wed, 24 May 00:47 UTCM 3.8 / 8 km - [info] (38 km) Peru
[Map]
IGP
Thu, 25 May
Thu, 25 May 14:51 UTCM 3.4 / 9 km - [info] (44 km) Peru
[Map]
IGP
Sat, 27 May
Sat, 27 May 01:32 UTCM 3.4 / 21 km - [info] (41 km) Peru
[Map]
IGP
Tue, 6 Jun
Tue, 6 Jun 14:20 UTCM 4.1 / 42.3 km - [info] (44 km)- 65km SE of Hacienda Huancane, Peru
[Map]
USGS
Tue, 6 Jun 22:08 UTCM 3.4 / 12 km - [info] (41 km) Peru
[Map]
IGP
Thu, 15 Jun
Thu, 15 Jun 18:27 UTCM 4.4 / 92 km - [info] (67 km) Peru
[Map]
IGP
Tue, 20 Jun
Tue, 20 Jun 01:34 UTCM 3.2 / 9 km - [info]Sabancaya (15 km) Peru
[Map]
IGP
Sat, 24 Jun
Sat, 24 Jun 16:09 UTCM 5.7 / 91 km - [info] (39 km)Southern Peru
[Map]
GFZ
Cusco, ciudad (257.1 km NNW from epicenter) / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
Pisac, Cusco / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Sun, 9 Jul
Sun, 9 Jul 05:02 UTCM 4.2 / 86 km - [info] (89 km) Peru
[Map]
IGP

 

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