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Light mag. 4.4 earthquake - 229 km southeast of Pucallpa, Provincia de Coronel Portillo, Ucayali, Peru, on Friday, Mar 17, 2023 at 10:41 pm (GMT -5) -

Light mag. 4.4 earthquake - 229 km southeast of Pucallpa, Provincia de Coronel Portillo, Ucayali, Peru, on Friday, Mar 17, 2023 at 10:41 pm (GMT -5) Light mag. 4.4 earthquake - 229 km southeast of Pucallpa, Provincia de Coronel Portillo, Ucayali, Peru, on Friday, Mar 17, 2023 at 10:41 pm (GMT -5)

Light magnitude 4.4 earthquake at 56 km depth

18 Mar 03:52 UTC: First to report: RaspberryShake after 10 minutes.
18 Mar 04:58: Now using data updates from USGS

Earthquake details

Date & timeMar 18, 2023 03:41:46 UTC -
Local time at epicenterFriday, Mar 17, 2023 at 10:41 pm (GMT -5)
Depth56.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude10.2488°S / 73.6824°W (Atalaya, Ucayali, Peru)
Antipode10.249°N / 106.318°E
Shaking intensityWeak shaking near epicenter
Felt0 reports
Primary data sourceUSGS (United States Geological Survey)
Nearby towns and cities34 km (21 mi) ENE of Puntijao (pop: 172) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
54 km (33 mi) N of Huao (pop: 284) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
55 km (34 mi) N of Maldonadillo (pop: 929) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
151 km (94 mi) ENE of Santa Rosa (Junin) (pop: 18,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
151 km (94 mi) NE of Mazamari (Satipo, Junin) (pop: 6,830) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
153 km (95 mi) NE of Satipo (Junin) (pop: 15,500) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
229 km (142 mi) SSE of Pucallpa (pop: 310,800) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
416 km (259 mi) ENE of Lima (Lima Province) (pop: 7,737,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Estimated seismic energy released2.5 x 1011 joules (69.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 60 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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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.
4.456 km120 Km NE of Puerto Ocopa, PeruUSGS
4.456 kmCentral PeruRaspberryShake
4.410 kmCentral PeruIRIS


Seismic station: Chusmiza, Chile (GO01/C network) | Distance from quake: 1153 km / 716 mi | Show on map | Station Info
Seismic station Chusmiza, Chile: vertical movement plot around time of quake (source: IRIS/BUD)
Seismogram (vertical component) around time of quake. Thin dotted red line indicates time of quake. Seismic waves arrive some time later, depending on distance. Bandpass filter applied: 0.2-5.0 Hz. Source: IRIS Buffer of Uniform Data (BUD) webtool
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User reports for this quake

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
There are no user reports for this quake.

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