Leve terremoto magnitud 4.4 - Datem del Marañon, Loreto, 148 km NNW of Moyobamba, Provincia de Moyobamba, Region de San Martin, Peru, jueves, 12 nov. 2020 -

Leve terremoto magnitud 4.4 - Datem del Marañon, Loreto, 148 km NNW of Moyobamba, Provincia de Moyobamba, Region de San Martin, Peru, jueves, 12 nov. 2020

Light magnitude 4.4 earthquake at 120 km depth

12 Nov 09:18 UTC: Primero en informar: EMSC después de 36 minutos.
12 Nov 09:19: Profundidad recalculada de 119.0 a 117.0 km (de 74 a 73 mi). Ubicación del epicentro corregida 13 km (7.9 mi) al SSW.
12 Nov 09:45: Magnitud recalculada de 4.2 a 4.4. Profundidad recalculada de 117.0 a 118.0 km (de 73 a 73 mi). Ubicación del epicentro corregida 9.9 km (6.2 mi) al NNE.
12 Nov 15:36: Ahora usando una nueva fuente de datos: IGP
Update Thu, 12 Nov 2020, 09:21
Light tremor of magnitude 4.2 reported 66 km west of Barranca, Peru
4.2 quake 24 km W of Puerto América, Peru, 12 Nov 3.43 am (GMT -5)
4.2 quake 24 km W of Puerto América, Peru, 12 Nov 3.43 am (GMT -5)
An earthquake of magnitude 4.2 occurred 38 minutes ago 66 km west of Barranca, Peru, the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC) reported.
The quake hit at an intermediate depth of 117 km beneath the epicenter early morning on Thursday 12 November 2020 at 3.43 am local time. Magnitude and other quake parameters can still change in the coming hours as the agency continues to process seismic data.
Our monitoring service at VolcanoDiscovery identified a second report from the German Research Centre for Geosciences (GFZ) which listed the quake at magnitude 4.2 as well.
Towns or cities near the epicenter where the quake might have been felt as very weak shaking include Alfonso Ugarte (pop. 200) located 4 km from the epicenter, Limón (pop. 100) 12 km away, Puerto Elisa (pop. 300) 20 km away, Puerto América (pop. 700) 24 km away, Atahualpa (pop. 600) 24 km away, Copal (pop. 200) 25 km away, Gasolina (pop. 100) 25 km away, and Barranca (pop. 5,800) 66 km away.
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Earthquake data:

Fecha & hora: 12 Nov 2020 08:43:03 UTC -
Hora local al epicentro: jueves, 12 nov 2020 03:43 (GMT -5)
Magnitud: 4.4
Profundidad: 120.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 4.7742°S / 77.3983°W (Datem del Marañón, Loreto, Perú)
Nearby towns and cities:
12 km al NE de Atahualpa (pop: 628) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
32 km al NO de Copal (pop: 192) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
38 km al SSE de Borja (pop: 522) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
41 km al OSO de Nuevo Milagro (pop: 51) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
54 km al SE de San Juan (Amazonas) (pop: 125) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
74 km al SSE de Fortaleza (Amazonas) (pop: 88) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
474 km al OSO de Iquitos (pop: 437,600) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
810 km al N de Lima (pop: 7,737,000) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
Fuente primaria de datos: IGP
Energía liberada estimada: 2.5 x 1011 joules (69.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 60 tons of TNT) More info
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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.
MagnitudProfundidadUbicaciónFuente
M 4.4120 km56 Km Al Este-SE De Santa María De Nieva, Condorcanqui - Amazonas, PeruIGP
M 4.2119 kmNorthern PeruGFZ
M 4.4119 km63 Km W of Barranca, PeruUSGS
M 4.4118 km- 63 km W of Barranca, PeruEMSC

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Leve terremoto magnitud 4.4 - Datem del Marañon, Loreto, 148 km NNW of Moyobamba, Provincia de Moyobamba, Region de San Martin, Peru, jueves, 12 nov. 2020

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