Moderato terremoto magnitudine 5.6 - Southern Peru, lunedì, 20 novembre 2006

Moderato terremoto magnitudine 5.6 - Southern Peru, lunedì, 20 novembre 2006

Moderate magnitude 5.6 earthquake at 38 km depth

Data & ora: 20 Nov 2006 14:38:27 UTC
Magnitudine: 5.6
Profondità: 38.0 km
Epicentro latitudine / longitudine: 17.668°S / 70.228°W (Perù)
Vulcano più vicino: Nevados Casiri (49 km / 30 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
19 km S da Chipispaya (pop: 1,930) --> Vedi sismi vicini
39 km N da Tacna (pop: 280,100) --> Vedi sismi vicini
39 km S da Quilahuani (pop: 3,180) --> Vedi sismi vicini
41 km SE da Ilabaya (Jorge Basadre) (pop: 9,490) --> Vedi sismi vicini
46 km SSO da Chuquitira (pop: 4,220) --> Vedi sismi vicini
89 km SE da San Antonio (pop: 15,600) --> Vedi sismi vicini
90 km N da Arica (Cile) (pop: 186,000) --> Vedi sismi vicini
91 km SE da Moquegua (pop: 54,500) --> Vedi sismi vicini
198 km SE da Arequipa (pop: 841,100) --> Vedi sismi vicini
962 km SE da Lima (pop: 7,737,000) --> Vedi sismi vicini
Fonte dati primaria: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Stima dell'energia sismica liberata: 1.6 x 1013 joules (4.4 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 3788 tons of TNT or 0.2 atomic bombs!) More info
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MagnitudineProfonditàUbicazioneFonte
M 5.638 kmsouthern PeruUSGS
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Aftershocks of the 5.6 quake Southern Peru 20 November 2006 14:38 GMT

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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (1 quakes):
  • 04 Jan 2007 09:27 UTC
    | M 5.0 |
    113.7 km (70.6 mi) depth
    |
    35 km (22 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details

Earlier earthquakes in the same area

Moderate mag. 5.6 earthquake - Southern Peru on Monday, 20 November 2006 at 14:38 (GMT)
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