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Mw 5.8 Earthquake, Green alert in Peru on 18 Apr 2017 17:49 UTC
GDACS Event Report - Earthquake impact

Summary

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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 5.8M, Depth:14km
  • on 18 Apr 2017 17:49 UTC
  • About 20241 people within 100km
  • inserted at 19 Apr 2017 16:42:05

Earthquake event

  • Magnitude: 5.8 M
  • Depth: 14 km (shallow)
  • Area affected by light damage (estimated radius): 27 km (MMI VI)
  • Source: NEIC us10008iq5
  • Location (latitude/longitude): -2.7334, -75.3507
  • Time (UTC): 18 Apr 2017 17:49:55
  • Time (ECT): 18 Apr 2017 19:49:55

Earthquake impact details

The earthquake happened in Peru ,of Loreto (population 720,100) .

The alertlevel for this event is Green

Population

Population near epicenter
Intensity Population
<1000 people
2900 people
64000 people

Affected provinces

Region Province Country Population
Loreto Peru 1200 people
Loreto Peru <1000 people
Loreto Peru 12000 people
Loreto Peru 1700 people
Loreto Peru 640000 people
Loreto Peru 47000 people
Pastaza Ecuador 11000 people
Pastaza Ecuador 2400 people
Napo Ecuador 100000 people
Napo Ecuador <1000 people
Morona-Santiago Ecuador 18000 people
Morona-Santiago Ecuador 1300 people
Amazonas Colombia 4600 people
Sucumbios Ecuador 55000 people
Putumayo Colombia 7700 people
Amazonas Peru 5800 people
Caqueta Colombia 6100 people
Loreto Peru 190000 people
Pastaza Ecuador 75000 people
Napo Ecuador 120000 people
Morona-Santiago Ecuador 140000 people
Amazonas Colombia 6200 people
Sucumbios Ecuador 130000 people
Putumayo Colombia 200000 people
Amazonas Peru 41000 people
Caqueta Colombia 150000 people
Tungurahua Ecuador 360000 people
Azuay Ecuador 540000 people
Chimborazo Ecuador 380000 people
Canar Ecuador 170000 people
Zamora-Chinchipe Ecuador 9200 people
San Martin Peru 280000 people
Amazonas Brazil 4400 people
Cotopaxi Ecuador 250000 people
Narino Colombia 1300 people
Pichincha Ecuador 5100 people
Bolivar Ecuador 4000 people
Cauca Colombia 2300 people
Guayas Ecuador 1.2 million people
Los Rios Ecuador 660000 people
El Oro Ecuador 290000 people
Guaviare Colombia <1000 people
Manabi Ecuador <1000 people

Affected cities (first 100 records)

See complete places

Name Region Province Country City class Population Distance
Puerto Canela Loreto Peru Village6 - 35 km
Tigre Loreto Peru Village6 - 37 km
Leoncio Prado Loreto Peru Village6 - 38 km
Patria Nueva Loreto Peru Village6 - 43 km
Lorena Loreto Peru Village6 - 46 km
San Jacinto Loreto Peru Village5 - 48 km
Platanoyacu Loreto Peru Village5 - 57 km
Marsella Loreto Peru Village6 - 57 km
Puerto Olivia Loreto Peru Village5 - 65 km
Vice Almirante Carbajal Loreto Peru Village6 - 65 km
Virotehuas Loreto Peru Village6 - 67 km
Puerto Copal Loreto Peru Village5 - 71 km
Triunfo Loreto Peru Village6 - 74 km
Puerto Resistencia Loreto Peru Village5 - 78 km
Valencia Loreto Peru Village6 - 78 km
Puerto de Cerpera Loreto Peru Village6 - 85 km
Santo Domingo Loreto Peru Village6 - 92 km
Copalyacu Loreto Peru Village6 - 107 km
San José Loreto Peru Village6 - 111 km
Intuto Loreto Peru Village6 - 112 km
Tribu Tucupi Loreto Peru Village6 - 115 km
Santa Elena Loreto Peru Village6 - 122 km
Pavayacu Loreto Peru Village6 - 75 km
Lisbón Loreto Peru Village6 - 84 km
Puesto Macusari Loreto Peru Village6 - 91 km
Huayuri Loreto Peru Village6 - 94 km
Puerto Olivia Loreto Peru Village6 - 97 km
Shiviyacu Loreto Peru Village6 - 101 km
Purma García Loreto Peru Village6 - 102 km
Forestal Loreto Peru Village6 - 103 km
Río Tigre Pastaza Ecuador Village5 - 103 km
Fundo Soledad Loreto Peru Village6 - 112 km
Tambo Loreto Peru Village5 - 115 km
Puesto Avanzado Loreto Peru Village6 - 115 km
Chambira Loreto Peru Village5 - 119 km
Santo Tomas de Andoas Loreto Peru Village5 - 119 km
Campo Serio Loreto Peru Village5 - 121 km
Puerto Elvira Loreto Peru Village6 - 122 km
Rumi Tumi Loreto Peru Village6 - 124 km
Trompeteros Loreto Peru Village6 - 125 km
Guagramono Loreto Peru Village5 - 127 km
Nuevo Andoas Loreto Peru Village6 - 128 km
Arica Loreto Peru Village5 - 128 km
Tarqui Loreto Peru Village5 - 130 km
Capahuari Loreto Peru Village6 - 130 km
Porvenir Pastaza Ecuador Village6 - 131 km
Cafetales Loreto Peru Village6 - 131 km
Santa Rosa Pastaza Ecuador Village5 - 132 km
Zueylán Pastaza Ecuador Village6 - 132 km
Cononaco Pastaza Ecuador Village5 - 133 km
Soplin Loreto Peru Village5 - 133 km
Tenavera Pastaza Ecuador Village6 - 133 km
Minchana Loreto Peru Village6 - 134 km
Rio Corrientes Pastaza Ecuador Village5 - 134 km
Bellavista Loreto Peru Village5 - 135 km
Chacay Loreto Peru Village6 - 137 km
Tambo Mariana Loreto Peru Village6 - 138 km
Lorocachi Pastaza Ecuador Village5 - 138 km
Puerto Aurora Loreto Peru Village6 - 138 km
Santa Bárbara Loreto Peru Village6 - 139 km
Puerto Carmen Loreto Peru Village6 - 139 km
Tambo Jiménez Loreto Peru Village6 - 140 km
Tonegrama Loreto Peru Village5 - 142 km
Tambo Borja Pastaza Ecuador Village6 - 142 km
Sargento Lores Loreto Peru Village6 - 142 km
Andoas Pastaza Ecuador Village6 - 144 km
Ayamu Pastaza Ecuador Village5 - 144 km
Belem Loreto Peru Village6 - 144 km
Hacienda Shurapamba Loreto Peru Village6 - 145 km
Villa Luisa Loreto Peru Village6 - 145 km
Guayusa Pastaza Ecuador Village6 - 145 km
Curaray Loreto Peru Village6 - 146 km
Chichirata Pastaza Ecuador Village5 - 147 km
Anatico Loreto Peru Village6 - 147 km
Coronel Portillo Loreto Peru Village6 - 150 km
Nueva Florencia Loreto Peru Village6 - 152 km
Angashi Loreto Peru Village6 - 152 km
Huasaga Loreto Peru Village6 - 153 km
Angoteros Loreto Peru Village5 - 154 km
Sinchiyacu Loreto Peru Village6 - 155 km
Puerto Salvatierra Loreto Peru Village6 - 155 km
Balaura Pastaza Ecuador Village6 - 155 km
Diamanta Azul Loreto Peru Village5 - 155 km
Bolívar Pastaza Ecuador Village5 - 156 km
Teniente Yáñez Loreto Peru Village6 - 157 km
Puerto Pardo Loreto Peru Village5 - 157 km
Solano Loreto Peru Village5 - 158 km
Libertad Loreto Peru Village5 - 159 km
Santa Rosa Loreto Peru Village5 - 159 km
Yanayacu Loreto Peru Village6 - 159 km
Berlín Loreto Peru Village6 - 161 km
Puerto Alianza Loreto Peru Village6 - 164 km
Tambo Loreto Peru Village5 - 166 km
Tempestad Loreto Peru Village5 - 167 km
Cachitama Pastaza Ecuador Village6 - 167 km
Nankin Loreto Peru Village6 - 168 km
Santa María Loreto Peru Village5 - 168 km
Puesto Tunigrama Loreto Peru Village5 - 168 km
Providencia Loreto Peru Village6 - 170 km
Trozadero Loreto Peru Village6 - 170 km
Copal Urco Loreto Peru Village5 - 171 km
Nashiño Loreto Peru Village6 - 172 km
Pavacachi Pastaza Ecuador Village5 - 174 km
Esperanza Loreto Peru Village6 - 174 km
Soldado Luna Loreto Peru Village5 - 178 km
Shitihuaca Pastaza Ecuador Village5 - 178 km
Pumayacu Loreto Peru Village6 - 180 km
Puerto Madres Loreto Peru Village5 - 180 km
Primavera Loreto Peru Village6 - 180 km
San Jorge Loreto Peru Village6 - 181 km
Torres Causana Loreto Peru Village5 - 182 km
Santa Rosa Loreto Peru Village6 - 183 km
Santa Clotilda Loreto Peru Village5 - 183 km
Bellavista Loreto Peru Village6 - 184 km
Mihuanoyacu Orellana Ecuador Village5 - 184 km
Jibaría Añangu Pastaza Ecuador Village6 - 184 km
Tambo Pastaza Ecuador Village5 - 187 km
Puerto Ventura Orellana Ecuador Village6 - 188 km
Nanay Loreto Peru Village5 - 188 km
Solimán Loreto Peru Village6 - 189 km
Arcadia Loreto Peru Village6 - 192 km
Santa Felicia Loreto Peru Village5 - 192 km
Tashapa Morona-Santiago Ecuador Village5 - 272 km
Nayumbime Morona-Santiago Ecuador Village5 - 274 km
Subteniente Castro Amazonas Peru Village5 - 275 km
Jimbiquiti Pastaza Ecuador Village5 - 276 km
Dos de Mayo Amazonas Peru Village5 - 277 km
Pacayacu Pastaza Ecuador Village5 - 278 km
Villano Pastaza Ecuador Village5 - 280 km
Capadino Entza Morona-Santiago Ecuador Village6 - 281 km
Soledad Amazonas Peru Village6 - 282 km
Capricho Pastaza Ecuador Village6 - 285 km
Sua Entza Morona-Santiago Ecuador Village6 - 285 km
Charupe Pastaza Ecuador Village5 - 286 km
Embarcadero Morona-Santiago Ecuador Village5 - 287 km
Yaupi Morona-Santiago Ecuador Village5 - 288 km
Cuasha Pastaza Ecuador Village5 - 289 km
Mirador Morona-Santiago Ecuador Village6 - 291 km
Yuvientza Morona-Santiago Ecuador Village6 - 291 km
San Vicente de Puerto Rico Orellana Ecuador Village6 - 294 km
Canelos Pastaza Ecuador Village5 - 295 km
Mondaña Orellana Ecuador Village5 - 295 km
Inchiyacu Orellana Ecuador Village5 - 296 km
Destacamento Loreto Peru Village6 - 297 km
Puerto San Miguel Orellana Ecuador Village6 - 298 km
La Victoria Putumayo Colombia Village6 - 298 km
Chontapunta Napo Ecuador Village5 - 299 km
Teniente Ortiz Morona-Santiago Ecuador Village5 - 300 km
Puerto Francisco de Orellana Orellana Ecuador Village5 - 301 km
Jiraira Putumayo Colombia Village6 - 301 km
Arapiccos Morona-Santiago Ecuador Village5 - 304 km
Sunimón Napo Ecuador Village6 - 304 km
Santa Rosa de Otas Napo Ecuador Village5 - 304 km
Maria Auxiliadora Morona-Santiago Ecuador Village5 - 304 km
Pomona Pastaza Ecuador Village6 - 305 km
Genaro Herrera Loreto Peru Village6 - 305 km
Huanana Loreto Peru Village6 - 305 km
Huino Orellana Ecuador Village6 - 305 km
Sangay Morona-Santiago Ecuador Village6 - 305 km
Capizunga Morona-Santiago Ecuador Village6 - 306 km
Fortaleza Amazonas Peru Village6 - 306 km
Ahuano Napo Ecuador Village5 - 307 km
Río Arajuno Napo Ecuador Village6 - 307 km
Arajuno Pastaza Ecuador Village5 - 307 km
Corococha Loreto Peru Village6 - 307 km
Borja Loreto Peru Village6 - 308 km
Palora Morona-Santiago Ecuador Village6 6400 people 309 km
Cangaza Amazonas Peru Village6 - 310 km
Indeyama Pastaza Ecuador Village5 - 310 km
Proaño Morona-Santiago Ecuador Village5 - 310 km
General Proaño Morona-Santiago Ecuador Village6 - 310 km
Macas Morona-Santiago Ecuador Village5 23000 people 311 km
Alto Huambuno Napo Ecuador Village6 - 311 km
San Pedro Loreto Peru Village6 - 312 km
Huambi Morona-Santiago Ecuador Village5 - 313 km
Loreto Orellana Ecuador Village5 - 313 km
El Tesoro Morona-Santiago Ecuador Village6 - 314 km
Concepción Orellana Ecuador Village6 - 314 km
Ipunas Amazonas Colombia Village6 - 314 km
Bellavista Amazonas Colombia Village6 - 315 km
Teniente Pinglo Amazonas Peru Village5 - 315 km
Campo Benjamin Putumayo Colombia Village6 - 315 km
Concepción Putumayo Colombia Village5 - 315 km
Occidente Amazonas Colombia Village6 - 315 km
El Diviso Sucumbios Ecuador Village6 - 315 km
Logroño Morona-Santiago Ecuador Village6 - 315 km
Sucúa Morona-Santiago Ecuador Village5 6400 people 316 km
San Juan Amazonas Peru Village6 - 316 km
San Antonio Amazonas Colombia Village6 - 316 km
Naimenes Amazonas Colombia Village6 - 317 km
San Francisco Amazonas Colombia Village6 - 317 km
Amazonas Pastaza Ecuador Village6 - 317 km
Diez de Agosto Pastaza Ecuador Village6 - 317 km
Cuira Amazonas Colombia Village6 - 317 km
Chinimpimi Morona-Santiago Ecuador Village6 - 318 km
Marian Sucumbios Ecuador Village6 - 318 km
Tambo Unión Pastaza Ecuador Village6 - 318 km
San Isidro Morona-Santiago Ecuador Village6 - 318 km
Misahuallí Napo Ecuador Village5 - 319 km
Yuquianza Morona-Santiago Ecuador Village5 - 319 km
Comuna Veinticuartro de Mayo Orellana Ecuador Village6 - 319 km
Puerto Putumayo Sucumbios Ecuador Village5 - 320 km
Puerto Riera Sucumbios Ecuador Village6 - 320 km
Arca de Agua Sucumbios Ecuador Village6 - 320 km
La Maná Caqueta Colombia Village5 - 320 km
Puerto Ospina Sucumbios Ecuador Village6 - 321 km
Patuca Morona-Santiago Ecuador Village5 - 321 km
Coangos Morona-Santiago Ecuador Village6 - 322 km
Barranquita Loreto Peru Village6 - 322 km
Tayuza Morona-Santiago Ecuador Village6 - 323 km
La Chorrera Amazonas Colombia Village6 - 323 km
Santa Clara Pastaza Ecuador Village6 - 323 km
Abanico Morona-Santiago Ecuador Village5 - 324 km
Guamio Amazonas Colombia Village6 - 324 km
Puyo Pastaza Ecuador Village5 24000 people 324 km
Constantinopla Loreto Peru Village6 - 324 km
Puerto Angeito Sucumbios Ecuador Village6 - 324 km
Chinimbimi Morona-Santiago Ecuador Village6 - 324 km
Teniente Hugo Ortiz Pastaza Ecuador Village6 - 325 km
Palma Roja Sucumbios Ecuador Village6 - 325 km
Puerto Napo Napo Ecuador Village5 - 325 km
Arica Loreto Peru Village6 - 325 km

Critical infrastructure

Airports, ports, nuclear plants and hydrodams at risk, if affected, are listed below.

Nearby and affected airports
Name IATA Code Elevation (m) Usage Runway type IFR Runway Length (ft)
Intuto 198 Civ. Unpaved No 6500
Trompeteros 130 0
Andoas 230 Civ. Paved No 6700
El Carmen 307 Civ. Paved No 4500
Tiputini TPN 305 Civ. Unpaved No 3600
Taisha TSC 457 Civ. Unpaved No 3600
Cnl Fap Fran Seca Vignetta IQT 124 Civ. Paved Yes 8200
Iquitos 117 0
El Encanto ECO unknown 0
Puerto Leguizamo LQM 233 Civ. Paved No 3900
Santa Barbara 258 0
Requena 120 Civ. Unpaved No 3900
Tarapoa TPC 240 Mil. Paved Yes 5400
Francisco de Orellana OCC 250 Civ. Paved Yes 4900
Putumayo PYO unknown 0
Macas XMS 1000 Civ. Paved Yes 8200
Sucua SUQ 950 Civ. Unpaved No 3900
Patuca 541 0
Mendez MZD unknown 0
Rio Amazonas PTZ 1043 Civ. Paved Yes 5000
Mayor Galo Torres 518 Civ. Unpaved No 3200
La Chorrera LCR unknown 0
Ciro Alegria 180 Civ. Unpaved No 5400
Nueve Loja Lago Agrio LGQ 299 0
Moises Benzaquen Rengifo YMS 179 Civ. Paved Yes 6100
Gualaquiza 1000 Civ. Paved No 6800
Puerto Asis PUU 254 Civ. Paved No 5900
Colonia Angamos 200 0
Tres Esquinas Ab 178 Civ. Unpaved No 4200
Chimborazo 2790 Civ. Paved No 5200
Palmeiras Do Javari 120 Civ. Paved No 3900
Chachoan ATF 2564 Civ. Paved Yes 6500
Arica ACM unknown 0
Moyobamba MBP 838 Civ. Unpaved No 4400
Mariscal Lamar CUE 2530 Civ. Paved Yes 6200
Cotopaxi 2784 Civ. Paved Yes 12100
Rioja RIJ 792 Civ. Paved No 6100
Tarapoto TPP 274 Civ. Paved Yes 8800
Villa Garzon VGZ 379 Civ. Paved No 4200
La Puntilla 14 0
San Carlos 30 0
Orellana 108 Civ. Unpaved No 3200
La Clementina 100 0
Estirao Do Equador 30 Civ. Paved No 3900
Loma Larga 64 0
Babahoyo North 17 0
Hacienda la Julia 15 0
Taura 17 0
Martinica 27 0
Los Perez 23 0
Quevedo North 107 0
Pampa Hermosa 155 0
Maragrosa 5 0
La Mina 4 0
Banasur 9 0
Simon Bolivar International GYE 5 Civ. Paved Yes 8000
General Serrano MCH 4 Civ. Paved Yes 5400
Victor Larrea 52 Civ. Paved No 3400

Major ports
Name LOCODE Country
Iquitos PEIQT Peru
Prtmaritimo Ecuador


Event time line

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AlertShake
ID
episodeidLat/LonMagnitudeDepthMax
mmi
Date event (UTC)Date shake (UTC)Delay (hh:mm) 
1 1164466 -2.727000/-75.305000 6 10.74 7.88 18 Apr 2017 17:49 18 Apr 2017 18:12 00:22
2 1164466 -2.727000/-75.305000 6 10.74 7.88 18 Apr 2017 17:49 18 Apr 2017 19:53 02:03 (upd of #1)
3 1164582 -2.733400/-75.350700 5.8 14 7.72 18 Apr 2017 17:49 19 Apr 2017 16:43 22:53 (new episode)

(*) Modified Mercalli Intensity Scale

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