Magnitude: 7.0M
Time: 03-01-2019 T08:50:41
Country: PERU

PERU:AREQUIPA

This earthquake was recorded at a focal depth of 257km below the ground in Peru on 03-01-2019 T08:50:41, where it released a sizeable amount of seismic energy and reached a magnitude of 7.0 on the richter scale. Considering this quake occurred 257km under the surface, it is best classified as a deep geologic event. An earthquake of this magnitude would likely be causing considerable damage to specially designed structures; well-designed frame structures thrown out of plumb. Damage would be great in substantial buildings, with partial collapse. Expect that buildings would be shifted off foundations. Quakes can often be deadly, and this event occurred in a populated area claiming 1 souls and destroying structures.
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region_code 160
focal_depth 257
total_deaths 1
total_deaths_description 1
year 2019
eq_mag_mw 7.0
id 10396
location_name PERU:AREQUIPA
deaths 1
eq_primary 7.0
time 03-01-2019 T08:50:41
latitude -14.684
injuries 1
total_injuries 1
total_injuries_description 1
longitude -70.127
country PERU
deaths_description 1
injuries_description 1

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