Mag. 4.5 earthquake - Peru-Brazil Border Region on Sunday, 26 August 2018 at 19:58 (GMT)

This quake was likely an aftershock of the 7.0 quake Peru-Brazil Border Region 24 August 09:04 UTC, which had occurred 2 days earlier.
Mag. 4.5 earthquake  - Peru-Brazil Border Region on Sunday, 26 August 2018 at 19:58 (GMT)

Light magnitude 4.5 earthquake at 642 km depth

26 Aug 20:09 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 11 minutes.
Date & time: 26 Aug 2018 07:58:25 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Magnitude: 4.5
Depth: 642.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 11.21°S / 70.55°W (Peru)
Nearby towns and cities:
208 km (129 mi) NW of Tambopata (pop: 39,000)
214 km (133 mi) NW of Puerto Maldonado (pop: 37,500)
281 km (175 mi) NNE of Calca (pop: 9,180)
299 km (186 mi) NE of Santa Ana (La Convención) (pop: 25,100)
300 km (186 mi) NNE of Cusco (pop: 312,100)
370 km (230 mi) NE of Abancay (pop: 55,100)
516 km (321 mi) E of Huancayo (pop: 376,700)
712 km (442 mi) E of Lima (pop: 7,737,000)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 1011 joules (98.6 megawatt hours, equivalent to 84.8 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
M 4.5642 kmPeru-Brazil Border RegionGFZ
M 4.8611 km- 121km W of Iberia, PeruUSGS
M 4.8637 kmPeruIGP

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