Molto forte terremoto magnitudine 7.6 - Central Peru, sabato, 01 novembre 1947

Molto forte terremoto magnitudine 7.6 - Central Peru, sabato, 01 novembre 1947

Major magnitude 7.6 earthquake at 20 km depth

Data & ora: 1 Nov 1947 02:58:57 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Magnitudine: 7.6
Profondità: 20.0 km
Epicentro latitudine / longitudine: 10.973°S / 74.725°W (Perù)
Nearby towns and cities:
32 km NNW da Satipo (Junín) (pop: 15,500)
45 km NNW da Mazamari (Satipo, Junín) (pop: 6,830)
55 km E da Perené (Chanchamayo, Junín) (pop: 6,840)
65 km ESE da Villa Rica (Oxapampa, Pasco) (pop: 7,450)
71 km ENE da San Ramón (Chanchamayo, Junín) (pop: 14,700)
86 km ESE da Oxapampa (Pasco) (pop: 12,000)
278 km ENE da Lima (pop: 7,737,000)
695 km NNW da Arequipa (pop: 841,100)
Fonte dati primaria: USGS
Stima dell'energia sismica liberata: 1.6 x 1016 joules (4402 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 3.8 x 106 tons of TNT or 236.7 atomic bombs!) More info
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M 7.620 kmcentral PeruUSGS
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Major magnitude. 7.6 earthquake - Central Peru on Saturday, 1 November 1947 at 14:58 (GMT)

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