Strong mag. 5.8 earthquake - Purus, Ucayali, 271 km north of Cusco, Peru, on Tuesday, 24 November 2015 at 23:31 (GMT)

This quake was likely an aftershock of the 7.6 quake Purus, 426 km southeast of Pucallpa, Peru, 24 November 2015 22:50 GMT, which had occurred 41 minutes earlier.
Strong mag. 5.8 earthquake - Purus, Ucayali, 271 km north of Cusco, Peru, on Tuesday, 24 November 2015 at 23:31 (GMT)

Tremblement de terre fort magnitude 5.8 at 10 km depth

24 Nov 23:47 UTC: Premier à signaler: GFZ après 15 minutes.
Date & time: 24 Nov 2015 23:31:43 UTC
Magnitude: 5.8
Profondeur: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 11.12°S / 71.56°W (Purus, Région dUcayali, Pérou)
Nearby towns and cities:
160 km E de Sensa (Cusco) (pop: 244) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
231 km NNE de Santa Ana (La Convención, Cusco) (pop: 25,100) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
271 km N de Cuzco (Cusco) (pop: 312,100) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
271 km N de Wanchaq (Cusco) (pop: 59,100) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
272 km N de Santiago (Cusco) (pop: 64,100) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
296 km NO de Tambopata (Madre de Dios) (pop: 39,000) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
368 km NE de Ayacucho (pop: 140,000) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
411 km ENE de Huancayo (Junin) (pop: 376,700) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
448 km SE de Pucallpa (pop: 310,800) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
605 km E de Lima (pop: 7,737,000) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
Primary data source: GFZ (German Research Centre for Geosciences)
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 1013 joules (8.78 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 7558 tons of TNT or 0.5 atomic bombs!) 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.
MagnitudeProfondeurLocationSource
M 5.810 kmCentral PeruGFZ
M 5.810 km5.8 CENTRAL PERUEMSC

User reports for this quake (1)

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
Arequipa / Weak shaking (MMI III)
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Strong mag. 5.8 earthquake - Purus, Ucayali, 271 km north of Cusco, Peru, on Tuesday, 24 November 2015 at 23:31 (GMT)
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