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Moderate mag. 5.2 earthquake - Northern Peru on Wednesday, 17 April 2019

Moderate mag. 5.2 earthquake  - Northern Peru on Wednesday, 17 April 2019
Apr 17 15:07: Magnitude recalculated from 5.1 to 5.2.
Date & time: Wed, 17 Apr 15:00:58 UTC
Magnitude: 5.2
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 5.11°S / 78.02°W (Peru)
Nearest volcano: Sangay (348 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
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
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Wed, 17 Apr 2019
Wed, 17 Apr 15:01 UTCM 4.9 / 60 kmNorthern PeruEMSC
Wed, 17 Apr 15:01 UTCM 5.1 / 64.2 kmNorthern PeruGeoAu
Wed, 17 Apr 15:01 UTCM 4.9 / 46.8 km60km NNE of La Peca, PeruUSGS

"I felt it" reports:
Cuenca, Ecuador (269.6 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking) (via app)
Loja, Loja, Ecuador / MMI IV (Light shaking): I am at Loja. Can feel the building is shaking with crackling sounds
Moyobamba (155.6 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Vilcabamba, Loja, Ecuador / MMI IV (Light shaking): whole house shook. not enough to break anything. no wires outside were swinging. I knew it was a quake maybe 100 miles away.
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Fri, 19 Apr 2019
Fri, 19 Apr 22:13 UTCM 3.9 / 10 km - [info]Northern Peru[Map]EMSC
Sat, 27 Apr 2019
Sat, 27 Apr 11:43 UTCM 4.1 / 11 km - [info]Northern Peru[Map]EMSC
Thu, 2 May 2019
Thu, 2 May 11:06 UTCM 4.4 / 16 km - [info]Northern Peru[Map]EMSC

 

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