Leggero terremoto magnitudine 4.8 - Near the Coast of Southern Peru, mercoledì, 25 aprile 1979

Leggero terremoto magnitudine 4.8 - Near the Coast of Southern Peru, mercoledì, 25 aprile 1979

Light magnitude 4.8 earthquake at 69 km depth

Data & ora: 25 Apr 1979 20:55:18 UTC
Magnitudine: 4.8
Profondità: 69.0 km
Epicentro latitudine / longitudine: 16.056°S / 73.418°W (Perù)
Vulcano più vicino: Sara Sara (81 km / 50 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
28 km NE da Atico (pop: 199) --> Vedi sismi vicini
98 km NO da Camana (Camaná) (pop: 16,400) --> Vedi sismi vicini
120 km SSE da Coracora (Parinacochas) (pop: 7,420) --> Vedi sismi vicini
135 km ONO da El Pedregal (pop: 20,100) --> Vedi sismi vicini
184 km NO da Mollendo (Provincia de Islay) (pop: 29,000) --> Vedi sismi vicini
198 km O da Cono Norte (pop: 47,300) --> Vedi sismi vicini
204 km O da Jacobo Hunter (pop: 46,100) --> Vedi sismi vicini
204 km ESE da Minas de Marcona (Nazca) (pop: 15,500) --> Vedi sismi vicini
212 km SE da Nazca (pop: 23,600) --> Vedi sismi vicini
592 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 x 1012 joules (278 megawatt hours, equivalent to 239 tons of TNT) More info
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MagnitudineProfonditàUbicazioneFonte
M 4.869 kmnear the coast of southern PeruUSGS
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Mag. 4.8 earthquake - Near the Coast of Southern Peru on Wednesday, 25 April 1979 at 20:55 (GMT)
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