Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake - Provincia de Caylloma, 99 km north of Arequipa, Peru, on Monday, 9 December 2019 at 15:43 (GMT)
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Moderate magnitude 5.0 earthquake at 122 km depth
9 Dec 16:01 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 17 minutes.
Date & time: 9 Dec 2019 15:43:43 UTC
Depth: 122.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.52°S / 71.41°W (Provincia de Caylloma, Arequipa, Peru)
Nearest volcano: Sabancaya (55 km / 34 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
22 km (13 mi) ENE of La Calera (pop: 11) --> See nearby quakes!
66 km (41 mi) WNW of Hacienda Huancane (Lampa, Puno) (pop: 7,830) --> See nearby quakes!
81 km (50 mi) S of Espinar (Cusco) (pop: 23,900) --> See nearby quakes!
85 km (53 mi) NE of Lluta (Caylloma) (pop: 6,000) --> See nearby quakes!
86 km (54 mi) NNE of Yura (Arequipa) (pop: 5,690) --> See nearby quakes!
91 km (57 mi) N of Cono Norte (pop: 47,300) --> See nearby quakes!
95 km (59 mi) N of Selva Alegre (pop: 72,700) --> See nearby quakes!
99 km (61 mi) N of Arequipa (pop: 841,100) --> See nearby quakes!
102 km (63 mi) N of Ciudad Satelite (pop: 76,400) --> See nearby quakes!
720 km (447 mi) ESE of Lima (pop: 7,737,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GFZ (German Research Centre for Geosciences)
Estimated released energy: 2 x 1012 joules (554 megawatt hours, equivalent to 477 tons of TNT) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|5.0||122 km||Southern Peru||GFZ|
|4.9||122 km||4km N of Chivay, Peru||USGS|
|4.9||119 km||Southern Peru||EMSC|
|4.9||147 km||Southern Peru||USP|
User reports for this quake (1)
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
Fallbrook ca / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
More infoRecorded aftershocks, latest first (1 quakes):
- 14 Dec 2019 05:24 UTC| M 3.6 |12 km (7.5 mi) depth|18 km (11 mi) distance| EMSC | Details