Maggiore terremoto magnitudine 8.0 - Near the Coast of Central Peru, mercoledì, 15 agosto 2007

Maggiore terremoto magnitudine 8.0 - Near the Coast of Central Peru, mercoledì, 15 agosto 2007

Great magnitude 8.0 earthquake at 39 km depth

Data & ora: 15 Aug 2007 11:40:57 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Magnitudine: 8.0
Profondità: 39.0 km
Epicentro latitudine / longitudine: 13.386°S / 76.603°W (Perù)
Nearby towns and cities:
35 km SW da Arena Baja (Provincia de Cañete, Gobierno Regional de Lima) (pop: 595)
45 km SW da Imperial (Provincia de Cañete, Gobierno Regional de Lima) (pop: 32,300)
51 km W da Chincha Alta (pop: 153,100)
54 km SSW da Quilmaná (Provincia de Cañete, Gobierno Regional de Lima) (pop: 6,440)
56 km NW da Pisco (pop: 61,900)
81 km S da Mala (Provincia de Cañete, Gobierno Regional de Lima) (pop: 17,300)
156 km SSE da Lima (pop: 7,737,000)
158 km SSE da Callao (pop: 813,300)
Fonte dati primaria: USGS
Stima dell'energia sismica liberata: 6.3 x 1016 joules (17527 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 1.5 x 107 tons of TNT or 942.5 atomic bombs!) [saperne di più]
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MagnitudineProfonditàUbicazioneFonte
M 8.039 kmnear the coast of central PeruUSGS
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Aftershocks of the 8.0 quake Near the Coast of Central Peru 15 August 23:40 UTC

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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (93 quakes):
  • 11 Aug 2010 21:36 UTC
    | M 4.8 |
    72.1 km (44.8 mi) depth
    |
    383 km (238 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 01 Jan 1970 00:00 UTC
    | M |
    0 km (0 mi) depth
    |
    8561 km (5320 mi) distance
    | | Details
  • 01 Jan 1970 00:00 UTC
    | M |
    0 km (0 mi) depth
    |
    8561 km (5320 mi) distance
    | | Details
  • 10 Aug 2010 04:52 UTC
    | M 5.0 |
    88.6 km (55.1 mi) depth
    |
    425 km (264 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 24 Jul 2010 09:52 UTC
    | M 4.1 |
    83.9 km (52.1 mi) depth
    |
    75 km (47 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 22 Jul 2010 03:10 UTC
    | M 4.1 |
    35 km (21.7 mi) depth
    |
    347 km (215 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 11 Jul 2010 08:36 UTC
    | M 4.7 |
    90.3 km (56.1 mi) depth
    |
    407 km (253 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 26 Jun 2010 22:02 UTC
    | M 4.3 |
    94 km (58.4 mi) depth
    |
    219 km (136 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 21 Jun 2010 00:54 UTC
    | M 4.2 |
    44 km (27.3 mi) depth
    |
    166 km (103 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 30 May 2010 08:48 UTC
    | M 4.5 |
    101.4 km (63 mi) depth
    |
    414 km (257 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 29 May 2010 16:12 UTC
    | M 4.3 |
    84.1 km (52.3 mi) depth
    |
    223 km (139 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 01 Jan 1970 00:00 UTC
    | M |
    0 km (0 mi) depth
    |
    8561 km (5320 mi) distance
    | | Details
  • 23 May 2010 22:46 UTC
    | M 6.1 |
    101.4 km (63 mi) depth
    |
    251 km (156 mi) distance
    | USGS | Strong mag. 6.1 earthquake - Central Peru on Sunday, 23 May 2010 at 22:46 (GMT)
  • 22 May 2010 22:06 UTC
    | M 4.1 |
    60 km (37.3 mi) depth
    |
    5 km (3 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 26 Apr 2010 17:49 UTC
    | M 4.4 |
    61.9 km (38.5 mi) depth
    |
    97 km (60 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • 22 Apr 2010 23:20 UTC
    | M 4.2 |
    81.6 km (50.7 mi) depth
    |
    404 km (251 mi) distance
    | USGS | Details
  • Show all

Earlier earthquakes in the same area

Great magnitude 8.0 earthquake - Near the Coast of Central Peru on Wednesday, 15 August 2007 at 23:40 (GMT)
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