Strong Earthquake Central Peru 24-Aug-14 (E142362321)

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Automated Preliminary Details – subject to review.

Derived from Event Data Source: USGS. See details below
Magnitude 6.9 [subject to further review]
This link shows the event and any aftershocks during the following month using the IRIS Earthquake Browser

  • Date-Time: 2014-08-24T23:21:41.760Z UTC
  • Earthquake location: 14.622°S, 73.566°W
  • Seismic Region: 8 – Andean South America
  • Seismic Geo Area: 1160 – Central Peru
  • Earthquake depth: 58.9 km
  • Distances:
    1. 42km (26mi) ENE of Tambo, Peru
    2. 61km (37mi) E of Puquio, Peru
    3. 108km (67mi) S of Andahuaylas, Peru
    4. 131km (81mi) SW of Abancay, Peru
    5. 471km (292mi) SE of Lima, Peru
  • Tsunamigenic: YES (Note this does not means there was a tsunami, just that the earthquake has characteristics that could cause a tsunami.)
  • Felt reports?: No
  • Status: REVIEWED
  • Event ID: usb000s5x1

Mag 6+ events in region in the last 20 years ~500 miles radius of the event (Max 100) from IRIS
(The current event may not appear for a few minutes or so after the time.)
The above events in the IRIS Earthquake Browser 3D viewer

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One Response to Strong Earthquake Central Peru 24-Aug-14 (E142362321)

  1. Pingback: Weekly Geophysical: 29 August 2014 | QVS Data

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