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This earthquake is expected to have a low humanitarian impact based on the magnitude and the affected population and their vulnerability.
- Earthquake Magnitude 4.9M, Depth:55.2km
- on 15/05/2012 01:50 UTC
- 920000 people within 100km
- Magnitude: 4.9 M
- Depth: 55.2 km (deep)
- Source: NEIC usb0009pxv
- Location (latitude/longitude): -8.5894, -79.688
- Time (UTC): 15/05/2012 01:50:43
- Time (ECT): 15/05/2012 03:50:43
Earthquake impact details
The earthquake happened in Peru
The maximum altitude nearby is 1495m
Population near epicenter
||1.3 million people
Airports, ports, nuclear plants and hydrodams at risk, if affected, are listed below.
Nearby and affected airports
|Cap C Martinez de Pinillos
Event time line
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|116940||5/15/2012 1:50:43 AM||
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