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Moderate mag. 5.2 earthquake - 7km E of Mala, Peru on Thursday, 17 May 2018

Moderate mag. 5.2 earthquake  - 7km E of Mala, Peru on Thursday, 17 May 2018
Date & time: Thursday, 17 May 2018 11:07 UTC
Local time at epicenter: 2018-05-17 06:07:14 -05:00
Magnitude: 5.2
Depth: 53.9 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 12.665°S / 76.5619°W (Peru)
Nearest volcano: Sara Sara (448 km)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 4*10^12 J (1.11 GWh / 951 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
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"I felt it" reports:
Lima, Chorrillos (71.8 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
DISTRITO DE LOS OLIVOS ,LIMA PERU (94.6 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): ESTABA VISTIENDOME
Miraflores Lima (62.5 km SSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Miraflores, Peru / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
(80.8 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Not was necessary an alarma clock. The earthquake made his job at 6.00am. (via app)
Lima MIraflores (78.4 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Miraflores, Lima, Peru / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Lima, Pueblo Libre / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(84.4 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
(36.1 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Estábamos dormidos, nos despertó el sismo y duró alrededor de 5 segundos. (via app)
Miraflores / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Felt it coming, slightly, then building up, and ending in window ratteling and car alrms getting off. Turned around and kept sleeping... Those tremors really don't bother me. What happens, happens.
Lima Miraflores / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Miraflores (78.8 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Woke up, Window shaking loud
Miraflores / MMI V (Moderate shaking): First it sounded like a gust of wind pushing hard against the window making it rattle , then the bed shook. Car alarms outside were set off. Family of 7 all awakened.
LANGLA / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Barranco, Lima (73.9 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Lima miraflores / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Miraflores Lima, Peru / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Lima Barranco (76.8 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking): Mon premier tremblement à Lima (via app)
Miraflores district of Lima, Peru / MMI IV (Light shaking): I was awakened at 0606 local time by bed shaking, and then feeling a low thunderous rumble or boom from within The building. On the 11th floor of an 18 floor building, I grabbed my clothes to put on and was going to go to the emergency exit stairwell when the shaking stopped. It only lasted approximately 7seconds.
Lima, San Isidro / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Villa maria del triunfo peru (70.2 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking): Fue leve después diomuna sacudida fuerte (via app)
CALLAO PORT / MMI VI (Strong shaking): I wake up n run outside, but went more seconds long.
Barranco / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Woke me up, bed shook, walls shook, sliding glass shook for long time. Nothing broken that I can tell. Surfers still out in water
(79.2 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): The building was shaking (via app)
Swisshotel of lima... tenth floor in my room / MMI IV (Light shaking): It awaked me. First i really felt the movements of the bed then it goes slowly weaker..
Chorrillos / MMI V (Moderate shaking): woke up at 6:13O clock because my whole bed moved and shaked for about 10 seconds massively!
(79.7 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): 5.5 grados según el Instituto de geofisica peruano. (via app)
(76.2 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)(via app)
Lima Miraflores / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(78.8 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)(via app)
peru / MMI IX (Violent shaking): i nearly died
(78.7 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Los olivos / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
(79 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Lima Rimac (85.9 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Miraflores, Lima / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Wasn't sure if I should give IV or V. The bed shook a fair bit, but I was already partly awake. Possibly amplified shaking somewhat by being on 5th floor of apartment. It was a weird sensation, I've never been in more than an earth tremor before.
(75.6 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): It woke me up
Lima / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Miraflores (79.4 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Lima, calle los ecaliptos (82.2 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): 7th Floor of hotel delfines, 10 seconde Doors of cabinet rattle and feel the bed slightly shake.
Lima peru (76.8 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
(84.8 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Lima, Los Olivos, Pro (98.9 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): 10 s along (via app)
Lima / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Lima (92.8 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): It woke me up
(77.8 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)(via app)
San Martin street / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(75.2 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Started with the windows clattering for about 5 seconds and then it escalated to a loud tremor and moderate shaking. All family was awakened (those who weren't awake already). Cat tried to get inside the house while the family was going outside to the garden for safety, but it was already receding. Dogs barking in the neighborhood and some car alarms went off.
(58.2 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Woke me up. Windows rattled. Whole house shook. Lasted at least 20 seconds. No visible structural damage.
Avenida Benavides 443, Miraflores, Lima / MMI IV (Light shaking)
San Borja, Lima / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Mirafloes, Lima (79.8 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): About 10 seconds light shaking and low rumbling (via app)
Av. Elmer Faucett 1740 - Bellavista CALLAO / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Hotel vibrated and moved back and forth
Lima Miraflores, Ibis (77.5 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Lima / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
South of Lima / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
(76.2 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(80.5 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(49.9 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking): Woke me up ^^ seemed more than 5 or maybe because it was long time. (via app)
(76.9 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Punta Hermosa / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Miraflores, Lima / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Lima / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Miraflores Peru / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
San Isidro / MMI V (Moderate shaking): I'm usually not a light sleeper (heavey one) and whenever there's an earthquake I don't wake up but this one (because of how strong it was) made me go out of my apartment
lima / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Callao / MMI VI (Strong shaking): I was sleeping and woke me up
Callao (94.9 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking): Move the ligth windows who sleep. (via app)
(80.5 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
miraflores, lima (78.8 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): beds, doors etc were shaking. lasts for maybe 10 seconds. woke me up. (via app)
(81.1 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(83.4 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): It felt very long, like 40 secs.
Barranco / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Mala, Lima - Perú (74.6 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking)(via app)
Lima (78.2 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
(83 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
San isidro / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Miraflores, lima peru ( Benavides) / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Lima / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Lima / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Miraflores, Lima, Peru / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Lima, Barranco / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Huacachina / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Lima / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Huacho (Peru) (210 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Se sintió en la ciudad de Huacho a 150Km al norte de Lima. (via EMSC)
Ica (Peru) (176 km SE from epicenter)(no details): También se sintió en Ica pe. (via EMSC)
Pisco (Peru) (117 km S from epicenter)(no details): Se sintio el ruido como cuando llega y luego el movimiento. (via EMSC)
Comas (Peru) (103 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Fuerte y corto (via EMSC)
Callao (Peru) (99 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Fue 5.5 grados. (via EMSC)
Los Olivos (Peru) (99 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Se sintió fuerte y por aprox 15 segundos (via EMSC)
Lima (Peru) (98 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Terrible movimiento los olivos (via EMSC)
Bellavista (Peru) (92 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Woke us up. (via EMSC)
Cercado de Lima (Peru) (91 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Fue de extensa duración.... (via EMSC)
Lima District (Peru) (90 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Hard at the beginning, really hard but fast, we r waiting for some alarm of tsunami maybe (via EMSC)
(Peru) (90 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Muy fuerte en Lima (via EMSC)
(Peru) (90 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Estaba durmiendo y senti un fuerte remeson y seguia moviendose bastante rato. (via EMSC)
(Peru) (90 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Fue rápido como 30segundos, no se movía mucho el suelo pero si parecía muy cerca (via EMSC)
Lima (Peru) (89 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Fuerte temblor (via EMSC)
San Miguel (Peru) (89 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Bastante ruido (via EMSC)
Jesús María (Peru) (88 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Lo acabo de sentir aquí en Lima Perú y el app del Instituto Geofísico del Perú no lo detectó (via EMSC)
Magdalena del Mar (Peru) (86 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Movimiento fuerte y con bastante ruido (via EMSC)
Cercado de Lima (Peru) (86 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Me despertó en la mañana, la casa vibrando (via EMSC)
San Isidro (Peru) (85 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Yes woke me up (via EMSC)
San Isidro (Peru) (85 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Shaking consistently for 30 seconds (via EMSC)
Miraflores (Peru) (83 km NW from epicenter)(no details): It felt short but strong in my arartment. (via EMSC)
Miraflores (Peru) (83 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Long (via EMSC)
Cercado de Lima (Peru) (83 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Larguito (via EMSC)
Miraflores (Peru) (82 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Lima, Miraflores, sentí que todo el edificio estaba temblando... (via EMSC)
Miraflores (Peru) (81 km NW from epicenter)(no details): 8 floors up in an apartment building, things were shaking and the vibrations coming through the floor. Felt about 5 seconds long. (via EMSC)
Cercado de Lima (Peru) (81 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Lasted about 30 seconds, got very strong in the middle. (via EMSC)
(Peru) (81 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Epicentro en Cañete. Se sintió fuerte en La Molina, Lima (via EMSC)
La Molina (Peru) (80 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Fuerte remezon. Casi un minuto. (via EMSC)
Lima (Peru) (80 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Lima, barranco, me despertó :( (via EMSC)
Barranco District (Peru) (80 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Was waiting for this Usually feel 1 4.x earthquake every 3 months Shaking quite a lot on 15th floor this time (via EMSC)
Barranco District (Peru) (80 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Windows were banging hard enough to wake us up (via EMSC)
Barranco District (Peru) (80 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Woken and alarmed by extended shaking of our mid-rise apartment building. (via EMSC)
Santiago de Surco (Peru) (78 km NW from epicenter)(no details): ruido de la construcción. (via EMSC)
Distrito de Chorrillos (Peru) (74 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Se sintio algo leve, me desperto. (via EMSC)
Distrito de Lima (Peru) (74 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Estábamos durmiendo. El sonido y el movimiento nos despertó? (via EMSC)
Mala (Peru) (9 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Very strong. (via EMSC)

 

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