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Major mag. 7.0 earthquake - Peru-Brazil Border Region on Friday, 24 August 2018 - information

Major mag. 7.0 earthquake - Peru-Brazil Border Region on Friday, 24 August 2018

Major mag. 7.0 earthquake  - Peru-Brazil Border Region on Friday, 24 August 2018
Aug 24 09:10: Magnitude recalculated from 6.7 to 6.6.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 618.0 to 623.0 km.
Aug 24 09:16: Magnitude recalculated from 6.6 to 6.8.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 623.0 to 612.0 km.
Aug 24 09:18: Magnitude recalculated from 6.8 to 7.0.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 612.0 to 616.0 km.
Date & time: Fri, 24 Aug 09:04:06 UTC
Magnitude: 7.0
Depth: 616.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 11.02°S / 70.77°W (Pérou)
Nearest volcano: Quimsachata (358 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
If you felt this quake (or if you were near the epicenter), please share your experience with us and submit a short "I felt it" report.
You can use your GPS or device location as well to show where you were during the earthquake.
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
HeureMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Fri, 24 Aug 2018
Fri, 24 Aug 09:04 UTCM 7.0 / 651 km PERU-BRAZIL BORDER REGION[Map]EMSC
Fri, 24 Aug 09:04 UTCM 6.2 / 610.4 kmPeru-Brazil Border Region[Map]GeoAu
Fri, 24 Aug 09:04 UTCM 7.1 / 609.5 km- 138km WNW of Iberia, Peru[Map]USGS

shake map
(shakemap: USGS)
"I felt it" reports:
Bridgetown, Barbados (2963.1 km NNE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Cars were shaking in the streets, paintings on walls were moving, (via app)
(9516.8 km NNE from epicenter) [Map] / not felt: PLEASE STAY ALERT PEOPLE.... DUTCHSINSE HAS ISSUED A SERIOUS WARNING ACROSS THE WORLD.. THIS IS THE DEEPEST QUAKE EVER RECORDED.. STAY SAFE STAY ALERT HAVE A BAG READY AND GOD BLESS
Staffordshire / not felt: Please! Major event beginning Watch for updates. Pack your bags. https://www.youtube.com/user/dutchsinse
Aquas calientes / MMI IV (Light shaking): Woke up with light shaking. First time I experienced an earthquake so I wasn't sure if I dreamt it.
(605.1 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking) (via app)
(2696.5 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking) (via app)
(2988.8 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / not felt (via app)
Cusco / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(2511.4 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / not felt (via app)
Kansas / not felt: PlEASE WATCH DUTCHSINSE YTUB TWITCH FOR EARTHQUAKE UPDATES FORCAST THIS ISNT OVER HAVE A PLAN LARGE DEEP EQ BRINGS LARGER SHALLOWER EQ
(1027.7 km S from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking) (via app)
(2766.1 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking) (via app)
Campina Grande do Sul (2783.2 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking): I've heard a noise and I left to see what was happening. I see nothing. I went back my bed. After i received the message from the app (via app)
(308.9 km SSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): I am quite a heavy sleeper but I woke up as my hospital bed was moving as I thought someone was trying to wake me up. Asked the nurse if anyone else felt it and we all did.
Buenos Aires (2905.5 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / not felt (via app)
(2478 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / not felt: EnCordoba no se sintio (via app)
Manaus (1469.5 km NE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
(306.1 km SSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking) (via app)
Cusco city, jiron Urcos, urb. Progreso (309.2 km SSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Cusco (305.3 km SSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Aguas Calientes, Perú / MMI IV (Light shaking): I am staying in a hotel on the 5th floor. Although I am not a light sleeper, I was awakened. The quakes was clearly felt and lasted for several seconds. I heard someone say "oh my God" through the walls.my roommate is a heavy sleeper and she did not wake up.
(508.2 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Cusco (308 km SSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking): In bed, felt the slight swaying, maybe 4 or 5 seconds
cusco / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
(352.6 km SSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Iquique (Chile) (1021 km S from epicenter)(no details): Vivo en un edificio, quinto piso, se sintió levemente (via EMSC)
Arequipa (Peru) (592 km S from epicenter)(no details): First I thought I was dizzy, then I saw many things moving around. I was pretty long. (via EMSC)
Arica (Chile) (819 km S from epicenter)(no details): Felt moderate to strong in Arica, Chile. (via EMSC)
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
HeureMag. / DepthLocationMapSource

 

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