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Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake - Near Coast of Peru on Wednesday, 15 January 2020

Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake  - Near Coast of Peru on Wednesday, 15 January 2020
Date & time: mercredi, 15 janvier 2020 09:45 UTC
Magnitude: 5.0
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 10.31°S / 78.59°W (Pérou)
Nearest volcano: Sara Sara (789 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 2*10^12 J (554 MWh / 477 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
HeureMag. / DepthLocationSource
Wed, 15 Jan 2020
Wed, 15 Jan 09:45 UTCM 5.3 / 40 kmNear Coast Of Central PeruEMSC
Wed, 15 Jan 09:45 UTCM 5.3 / 63.5 kmNear Coast of PeruGeoAu
Wed, 15 Jan 09:45 UTCM 5.3 / 51.2 km45km SW of Huarmey, PeruUSGS

"I felt it" reports:
Lima (181.7 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Lima peru (258.6 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Woke me up early!
(263.6 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Woke up while sleeping near 5am local. Felt gentle shaking of the bed as if someone next to me was rolling over but I was alone.
(259 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Matucana, Peru / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Lima / MMI III (Weak shaking): Bin kurz davor aufgewacht, Hunde haben geknurrt
Lima (295.8 km SSE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
huaraz (145.4 km NE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Surco,Lima / MMI II (Very weak shaking): was at rest
Lima, Perú / MMI IV (Light shaking): Planta 7 de hotel en San Isidro, Lima, Perú. Sensación de pasar el Metro por debajo de la habitación y paredes crujen levemente. Sensación de inestabilidad leve
Lima Miraflores / MMI V (Moderate shaking): long extended
Barranco, Lima / MMI II (Very weak shaking): I live on the 19th floor and I felt the ground shake slightly.
Huaraz / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Miraflores, Lima / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(825.6 km N from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)(via app)
Lima (Miraflores district), Peru / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Lima,Los olivos (55.4 km NE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Lima / MMI II (Very weak shaking): Je dormais et ai été réveillée parce que mon lit était secoué très légèrement mais assez vite
Surco / MMI IV (Light shaking): Largo, movida Leve, no hay réplica
(261.4 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Sentí mi puerta traquetear, pensé que era un camión pasando pero el sonido persistió alrededor de 10 segundos fue entonces que me di cuenta el pequeño movimiento de mi cama
Lima / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(256.4 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): I was sleeping and woke up to my bed shaking. By the time I got up and figured out what going on, it was over.
Lima Ate / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Lima capital / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
(256.2 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): I was in bed sleeping and I woke up to my bed shaking dramatically. By the time I sat up and figured out what was going on, it was over.
San isidro lima / MMI VI (Strong shaking): Fue bien largo!
Miraflored / MMI V (Moderate shaking): My bed was constantly shaking that woke me up and scared the s out of me
Puente piedra Zapallal oropeza / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Lima / MMI VI (Strong shaking): Estaba durmiendo hasta que me desperté por el sismo y me asusté mucho
Miraflores, Peru / MMI IV (Light shaking): Five people in our Airbnb penthouse woke up to shaking that went on for a few seconds. I think there was a pause and then another. Windows rattled. We are on the 7th and 8th floor.
san isidro / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Miraflores lima / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Chimbote / MMI IX (Violent shaking): Temblor en chinbote
Magdalena Del Mar, Lima (277.7 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Started gently and consistently got stronger, then it stopped abruptly
(257.3 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(150.6 km NE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking): Estaba dormido con mi gato, se movió el piso horizontalmente 2 veces (ida y vuelta) no hay réplica
San Borja Lima / MMI II (Very weak shaking): I felt a quick shake.
San Isidro (255.2 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(257.5 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)(via app)
Lima (234.9 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)(via app)
San Martin de porres / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Lima, Los Olivos / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(103.7 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)(via app)
Lince (Peru) (258 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Short and low intense (via EMSC)
Lima (Peru) (255 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Woke up mid tremor so perhaps was not conscious of it's full intensity (via EMSC)
San Martín de Porres (Peru) (251 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Felt it in my sleep (via EMSC)
Punta Hermosa (Peru) (294 km SE from epicenter)(no details): 40 una al sur de Lima (via EMSC)
Villa María del Triunfo (Peru) (270 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Se sintió leve (via EMSC)
Santiago de Surco (Peru) (266 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Short shaking for 10 to 20 sec , in Miraflores, was sleeping (via EMSC)
Santiago de Surco (Peru) (263 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Light shaking that was just enough to wake us up, it only lasted a short time (via EMSC)
Miraflores (Peru) (260 km SE from epicenter)(no details): I was asleep and my bed began to shake. It woke me up! (via EMSC)
Miraflores (Peru) (260 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Enough movement to wake me up. On the 19th floor or a hotel in Miraflores. Felt bed swaying and heard a dull rumble (via EMSC)
Miraflores (Peru) (260 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Minimal movement (via EMSC)
San Isidro (Peru) (258 km SE from epicenter)(no details): 10 to 20 seconds strong vibration (we were on 4th floor of 23 floor building in San Ididro, Lima) (via EMSC)
Jesús María (Peru) (257 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Se sintió leve (via EMSC)
La Perla (Peru) (251 km SE from epicenter)(no details): En Callao se sintio comonun pendulo se mecia y meciansonaba ventanas y un rumor bajo tierra, desde q comenzo hasta q acabo. (via EMSC)
Trujillo (Peru) (250 km NW from epicenter)(no details): En Trujillo, La Libertad, Perú se sintio el temblor "leve, de corta duración, con un movimiento horizontal". (via EMSC)
Víctor Larco Herrera (Peru) (248 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Se movió la cama ligeramente, Trujillo Perú. (via EMSC)

 

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