domingo, 9 de julio de 2017

Green earthquake alert (4.7M,depth:67.11km) in Peru at 7/9/2017 1:07:26 AM

Green Earthquake in Peru


Population Density near epicenter (people/km2). Image area: 6x4 decimal degrees (approx. 650x450km2).


This earthquake is expected to have a low humanitarian impact based on the magnitude and the affected population and their vulnerability.

  • Earthquake Magnitude 4.7M, Depth:67.11km
  • 09 Jul 2017 01:07:26 UTC
  • 9777765 people within 100km

Whether international humanitarian aid is needed must be decided by an expert.

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Earthquake Event


  • Magnitude: 4.7 M
  • Depth: 67.11 km (deep)
  • Source: NEIC NEIC
  • Location (latitude/longitude): -11.6379, -77.2057
  • Time (UTC): 09 Jul 2017 01:07:26
  • Time (ECT): 09 Jul 2017 03:07:26

Earthquake Impact Details

The earthquake happened inPeru, Department of Lima (population 8,126,700). The nearest places are Pasamayo (3km), Aucallama (8km), Chancay (26000 people , 10km), Ccaqui (15km), Huaral (61000 people , 15km), and 73 more.

The following vulnerable infrastructure is nearby and may be affected.

For logistics, the following access points are nearby. The nearest airports are Collique (runway 3300ft, 35km), Jorge Chavez International (runway 11500ft, 43km), and Las Palmas (runway 8000ft, 62km). The nearest ports are Chancay (9km), Bahia de Ancon (11km), La Pampilla (30km), Callao (45km), Conchan (61km), and 1 more.

The maximum altitude nearby is NaNm.

The population near the earthquake is shown in the table below.

Radius Population Density (people/km2)
75 km 9.5 million people 538
50 km 4.9 million people 624
20 km 150000 people 123
10 km 8900 people 28



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