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Light mag. 4.5 earthquake - PERU-ECUADOR BORDER REGION on Thursday, 23 August 2018

Light mag. 4.5 earthquake  - PERU-ECUADOR BORDER REGION on Thursday, 23 August 2018
Date & time: Thu, 23 Aug 08:16:24 UTC
Magnitude: 4.5
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 3.61°S / 77.06°W (Peru)
Nearest volcano: Sangay (229 km)
Primary data source: EMSC
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Thu, 23 Aug 2018
Thu, 23 Aug 08:16 UTCM 4.5 / 122 km Peru[Map]IGP

"I felt it" reports:
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Sat, 25 Aug 2018
Sat, 25 Aug 16:33 UTCM 4.0 / 12 km - [info] PERU-ECUADOR BORDER REGION[Map]EMSC
Sat, 1 Sep 2018
Sat, 1 Sep 07:25 UTCM 3.5 / 10 km - [info] ECUADOR[Map]EMSC
Sat, 1 Sep 20:26 UTCM 3.9 / 10 km - [info] PERU-ECUADOR BORDER REGION[Map]EMSC
Mon, 3 Sep 2018
Mon, 3 Sep 06:31 UTCM 4.7 / 60 km - [info] PERU-ECUADOR BORDER REGION[Map]EMSC
Mon, 3 Sep 06:31 UTCM 4.4 / 96.4 km - [info]- 107km SE of Sucua, Ecuador[Map]USGS
Thu, 6 Sep 2018
Thu, 6 Sep 04:50 UTCM 3.6 / 10 km - [info] ECUADOR[Map]EMSC
Sun, 9 Sep 2018
Sun, 9 Sep 03:19 UTCM 4.7 / 37.8 km - [info]- 110km NE of Barranca, Peru[Map]USGS
Mon, 17 Sep 2018
Mon, 17 Sep 20:44 UTCM 4.8 / 97 km - [info] PERU-ECUADOR BORDER REGION[Map]EMSC
Tue, 18 Sep 2018
Tue, 18 Sep 21:11 UTCM 3.9 / 10 km - [info] PERU-ECUADOR BORDER REGION[Map]EMSC
Mon, 15 Oct 2018
Mon, 15 Oct 23:41 UTCM 4.7 / 107 km - [info] PERU-ECUADOR BORDER REGION[Map]EMSC
Sat, 3 Nov 2018
Sat, 3 Nov 00:56 UTCM 4.3 / 145 km - [info] Peru[Map]IGP
Fri, 14 Dec 2018
Fri, 14 Dec 09:56 UTCM 5.0 / 150 km - [info]Peru-Ecuador Border Region[Map]GFZ

 

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