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Light mag. 4.5 earthquake - 40km NNW of Ccolo, Peru on Wednesday, 27 September 2017

Light mag. 4.5 earthquake  - 40km NNW of Ccolo, Peru on Wednesday, 27 September 2017
Date & time: Wed, 27 Sep 20:05:12 UTC
Local time at epicenter: 2017-09-27 15:05:12 -05:00
Magnitude: 4.5
Depth: 131.7 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.1614°S / 71.6095°W (Peru)
Nearest volcano: Sabancaya (73 km)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 3.5*10^11 J (98.6 MWh / 84.8 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource

"I felt it" reports:
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Thu, 28 Sep 2017
Thu, 28 Sep 01:26 UTCM 3.4 / 13 km - [info] Peru[Map]IGP
Thu, 5 Oct 2017
Thu, 5 Oct 02:14 UTCM 3.5 / 10 km - [info] Peru[Map]IGP
Wed, 11 Oct 2017
Wed, 11 Oct 10:16 UTCM 3.5 / 14 km - [info] Peru[Map]IGP
Fri, 13 Oct 2017
Fri, 13 Oct 18:11 UTCM 3.7 / 13 km - [info] Peru[Map]IGP
Sat, 14 Oct 2017
Sat, 14 Oct 06:16 UTCM 3.5 / 13 km - [info] Peru[Map]IGP
Sat, 14 Oct 20:54 UTCM 5.0 / 81 km - [info]Central Peru[Map]GFZ
Thu, 19 Oct 2017
Thu, 19 Oct 21:04 UTCM 3.6 / 14 km - [info] Peru[Map]IGP
Mon, 23 Oct 2017
Mon, 23 Oct 09:20 UTCM 3.4 / 7 km - [info] Peru[Map]IGP
Fri, 3 Nov 2017
Fri, 3 Nov 02:46 UTCM 3.1 / 10 km - [info] Peru[Map]IGP
Fri, 3 Nov 13:12 UTCM 4.6 / 214.7 km - [info]- 12km ENE of Santa Lucia, Peru[Map]USGS
Sun, 12 Nov 2017
Sun, 12 Nov 12:10 UTCM 4.2 / 96 km - [info]- 15km SW of Lluta, Peru[Map]USGS
Sun, 19 Nov 2017
Sun, 19 Nov 17:33 UTCM 3.6 / 8 km - [info] Peru[Map]IGP
Tue, 28 Nov 2017
Tue, 28 Nov 00:42 UTCM 3.6 / 6 km - [info] Peru[Map]IGP
Wed, 29 Nov 2017
Wed, 29 Nov 08:11 UTCM 3.3 / 7 km - [info] Peru[Map]IGP
Sun, 10 Dec 2017
Sun, 10 Dec 18:03 UTCM 3.9 / 15 km - [info] Peru[Map]IGP

 

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