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Leve terremoto magnitud 4.7 - 24 Km Al NO De Zorritos, Contralmirante Villar - Tumbes (Peru) martes, 15 sep. 2020

Leve terremoto magnitud 4.7 - 24 Km Al NO De Zorritos, Contralmirante Villar - Tumbes (Peru) martes, 15 sep. 2020
15 Sep 06:50 UTC: Primero en informar: IGEPN después de 6 minutos.
15 Sep 06:52: Profundidad recalculada de 2.0 a 4.0 km (de 1.2 a 2.5 mi). Ubicación del epicentro corregida 4.4 km (2.8 mi) al O.
15 Sep 07:45: Ahora usando una nueva fuente de datos: IGP
Fecha & hora: martes, 15 septiembre 2020 06:44 UTC
Hora local al epicentro: 15/09/2020 01:44:03
Magnitud: 4.7
Profundidad: 34.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 3,4958°S / 80,7814°W (Peru)
Nearby towns and cities:
24 km al NW de Zorritos (pop: 12,300)
24 km al NW de Bocapán (pop: 400)
25 km al NW de Nueva Esperanza (pop: 700)
175 km al SW de Guayaquil (pop: 1,952,000)
190 km al N de Piura (pop: 325,500)
1037 km al NW de Lima (pop: 7,737,000)
Fuente primaria de datos: IGP
Energía liberada estimada: 7,1 x 1011 joules (197 megawatt hours, equivalent to 169 tons of TNT) [aprende más]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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Fecha / HoraRevista / ProfundidadUbicaciónFuente
15/09/2020 01:44:03 (15 Sep 06:44:03 UTC)M 4.7 / 34 km24 Km Al NO De Zorritos, Contralmirante Villar - Tumbes (Peru)IGP
Tue, 15 Sep 06:44 UTCM 4.7 / 39 kmPeru-Ecuador Border RegionGFZ
Tue, 15 Sep 06:44 UTCM 4.8 / 60 kmPeru-ecuador Border RegionEMSC
Tue, 15 Sep 06:44 UTCM 4.8 / 51.2 km10 Km NW of Aguas Verdes, PeruUSGS
2020-09-15 01:44:02 (15 Sep 06:44:02 UTC)M 5.3 / 6 kmPeru-Ecuador Border Region, A 65.88km De HuaquillasIGEPN

User reports for this quake (3)

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171.1 km NNE of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 2-5 s (reported through our app)
177.8 km NE of epicenter [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) (reported through our app)
28 de Mayo (Ecuador, 150 km E of epicenter) : We are located on the third floor so we feel more movement than our neighbors. There was no mistaking that it was an earthquake from the gentle side to side rocking. It woke my husband. I heard dogs outside barking too. (reported through EMSC)

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Leve terremoto magnitud 4.7 - 24 Km Al NO De Zorritos, Contralmirante Villar - Tumbes (Peru) martes, 15 sep. 2020

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