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Moderate mag. 5.7 earthquake - Near Coast of Peru on Wednesday, 8 May 2019

Moderate mag. 5.7 earthquake  - Near Coast of Peru on Wednesday, 8 May 2019
May 8 14:03: Magnitude recalculated from 5.6 to 5.7.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 10.0 to 26.0 km.
Date & time: Wednesday, 8 May 2019 13:47 UTC
Magnitude: 5.7
Depth: 26.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.74°S / 74.96°W (Peru)
Nearest volcano: Sara Sara (164 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 2.2*10^13 J (6.22 GWh / 5351 tons of TNT / 0.3 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Wed, 8 May 2019
Wed, 8 May 13:47 UTCM 5.8 / 10 kmNear Coast Of Central PeruEMSC
Wed, 8 May 13:47 UTCM 5.4 / 36.3 kmNear Coast of PeruGeoAu
Wed, 8 May 13:47 UTCM 5.8 / 10 km69km S of Minas de Marcona, PeruUSGS
Wed, 8 May 13:47 UTCM 5.8 / 10 kmOff Coast of PeruBMKG
Wed, 8 May 13:47 UTCM 5.8 / 24.1 km269 km al SE de Pisco (Peru)GUG (U. Chile)

"I felt it" reports:
Lima / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Huacachina (203 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Sitting outside by the pool area. Felt like someone was rocking my chair and the liquid in my glass shook. My boyfriend felt it too. We asked an employee afterwards but he didn't feel it. It lasted about 2 minutes
(1664.9 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)(via app)
(91.8 km N from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)(via app)

 

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