M 5.6 in Peru on 25 Jan 2019 04:45 UTC
Shakemap
Tsunami

Event summary

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

Earthquake Magnitude: 5.6M
Depth: 57.48 Km
Lat/Lon: -14.5252 , -75.3858
Event Date: 25 Jan 2019 04:45 UTC
Exposed Population: 450000 people within 100km
Source: NEIC us2000j8n4
Inserted at: 25 Jan 2019 05:05 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity of the alert score: 4.6 (Peru)

GDACS Score

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  Earthquake
(Shakemap)
GDACS score
NEIC 0 0
us2000j8n4 Scaled population (vector) 0  
  C1 shakemap -0.59  
  C2 shakemap 0.53  
  Country Vulnerability 0  
  INFORM_normalised 0.94  
Maximum expected impact using different data sources.

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Episode Timeline

IDAlertScoreDateMag, DepthMMI*Population**Tsunami risk***Delay (hh:mm)Source
1246139 0 25 Jan 2019 04:45 5.6M, 57.48km 4.33 460 thousand 00:20 NEIC
The episode that generated the alert; the next major evaluations beyond 12 hours will not trigger additional alerts.
* The max MMI detected for sources having shakemaps;
** The population detected in MMI>=7 for episode with shakemap or in a 100km radius;
*** The tsunami max height.

Exposed population

The earthquake happened in Peru ,of Ica (population 593,300) . The alertlevel for this event is GREEN

Intensity Population
no people


Shakemaps Timeline

AlertShake id #ScoreepisodeidLat/LonMagnitudeDepthMax MMIDate shake (UTC)Delay (hh:mm) 
1 0 1246139 -14.525/-75.386 5.6 57.48 4.09 25 Jan 2019 05:07 00:22 (new episode)
2 0 1246139 -14.525/-75.386 5.6 57.48 4.33 25 Jan 2019 06:48 02:03 (upd of #1)

Affected Provinces

Intensity Region Province Country Population
Ica Peru 380000 people
Ayacucho Peru no people
Ica Peru 380000 people
Ayacucho Peru 540000 people
Huancavelica Peru 300000 people
Arequipa Peru 29000 people
Lima Peru 180000 people
Apurimac Peru 110000 people
Junin Peru 190000 people

Affected populated places. Areas of interest

Intensity Name Region Province Country City class Population Distance
Santa Cruz Ica Peru Village5 - 15 km
Palpa Ica Peru Village5 5800 people 22 km
Changuilla Ica Peru Village5 - 24 km
Toma Luz Ica Peru Village5 - 25 km
Coyungo Ica Peru Village5 - 28 km
Callango Ica Peru Village5 - 29 km
Zamaca Ica Peru Village5 - 30 km
Ocucaje Ica Peru Village5 - 37 km
Tingue Ica Peru Village5 <1000 people 37 km
Montegrande Ica Peru Village5 - 37 km
El Ingenio Ayacucho Peru Village5 - 37 km
Quemado Ica Peru Village5 - 42 km
Santa Dominguita Ica Peru Village5 - 42 km
La Yapana Ica Peru Village5 - 45 km
Cocharcas Ica Peru Village5 - 48 km
Santiago Ica Peru Village5 10000 people 53 km
Pueblo Neva Ica Peru Village5 - 56 km
Tunga Ica Peru Village5 - 57 km
Ica Ica Peru City 240000 people 64 km
San Juan Bautista Ica Peru Village5 6800 people 67 km
Poroma Ica Peru Village5 - 68 km
Guadalupa Ica Peru Village5 - 72 km
Huarajo Ica Peru Village5 - 33 km
Molletambo Ica Peru Village5 - 37 km
Cures Ica Peru Village5 - 46 km
Pampa Huasi Ica Peru Village5 - 48 km
Puerto Caballas Ica Peru Village5 - 49 km
Condonya Ayacucho Peru Village5 - 51 km
Córdova Huancavelica Peru Village5 - 57 km
Nazca Ica Peru Village4 23000 people 59 km
Ocaña Ayacucho Peru Village5 - 62 km
Laramate Ayacucho Peru Village5 - 64 km
Andaimarca Ica Peru Village5 - 65 km
Corontayo Huancavelica Peru Village5 - 68 km
Los Molinos Ica Peru Village5 - 72 km
Llajtacha Huancavelica Peru Village5 - 73 km
Huac-Huas Huancavelica Peru Village5 - 76 km
Otoca Ayacucho Peru Village5 - 76 km
Santiago de Chocoruos Huancavelica Peru Village5 - 78 km
Tambo-Quemado Ayacucho Peru Village5 - 79 km
Lucmayo Ayacucho Peru Village5 - 79 km
Ranchería Ica Peru Village5 - 80 km
San Francisco de Sangayaico Ica Peru Village5 - 80 km
Huallhua Ayacucho Peru Village5 - 82 km
Marcona Ica Peru Village5 15000 people 82 km
San Nicolás Ica Peru Village5 - 85 km
Capilla Huancavelica Peru Village5 - 89 km
Ayavi Huancavelica Peru Village5 - 90 km
Tambo Huancavelica Peru Village5 - 92 km
Laguna Grande Ica Peru Village5 - 93 km
Quenco Huancavelica Peru Village5 - 95 km
San Juan Ica Peru Village5 - 97 km
Uchuytambo Ayacucho Peru Village5 - 100 km
Huaytará Huancavelica Peru Village5 - 101 km
Laguna Grande Ica Peru Village5 - 103 km
Hualla Chica Ica Peru Village5 - 103 km
Pozo Santo Ica Peru Village5 - 104 km
Humay Ica Peru Village5 - 104 km
Huancano Ica Peru Village4 - 105 km
Santa Lucía Ayacucho Peru Village5 - 105 km
Pámpano Ica Peru Village5 - 107 km
El Jaguay Arequipa Peru Village5 - 108 km
Cieneguilla Ayacucho Peru Village5 - 113 km
Cusicancha Huancavelica Peru Village5 - 114 km
Pasañe Ayacucho Peru Village5 - 114 km
Pampa Blanca Huancavelica Peru Village5 - 115 km
Añaza Huancavelica Peru Village5 - 115 km
Miraccalla Huancavelica Peru Village5 - 116 km
Independencia Ica Peru Village5 - 116 km
Ajtapa Ayacucho Peru Village5 - 118 km
Pampa Redonda Ayacucho Peru Village5 - 118 km
Parakas Ica Peru Village5 - 120 km
Huarato Arequipa Peru Village5 - 121 km
San Francisco Huancavelica Peru Village5 - 123 km
Murcuto Huancavelica Peru Village5 - 123 km
Lucanas Ayacucho Peru Village5 - 124 km
Manzanioc Huancavelica Peru Village5 - 125 km
Ticrapo Huancavelica Peru Village5 - 126 km
Pisco Ica Peru City 60000 people 126 km
Cristóbal Ayacucho Peru Village5 - 128 km
Bella Unión Arequipa Peru Village5 - 128 km
Soldaduyocc Ayacucho Peru Village5 - 128 km
Puerto de Lomas Arequipa Peru Village5 - 129 km
Acarí Arequipa Peru Village5 4100 people 130 km
Totorilla Ayacucho Peru Village5 - 131 km
Chullasuya Huancavelica Peru Village5 - 133 km
El Carmen Ica Peru Village5 - 134 km
Quiscapata Huancavelica Peru Village5 - 135 km
Yanapampa Ica Peru Village5 - 135 km
San Juan Ica Peru Village5 - 136 km
Puquio Ayacucho Peru Village4 10000 people 136 km
Castrovirreyna Huancavelica Peru Village5 - 137 km
Totos Ayacucho Peru Village5 - 140 km
Incacancha Ayacucho Peru Village5 - 140 km
San Pedro Ayacucho Peru Village5 - 141 km
Huachos Huancavelica Peru Village5 - 142 km
Rivera Cancha Huancavelica Peru Village5 - 142 km
Chilhua Ayacucho Peru Village5 - 143 km
Manchire Ayacucho Peru Village5 - 144 km
Aucará Ayacucho Peru Village5 - 144 km
El Molino Ayacucho Peru Village5 - 144 km
San Pablo Ica Peru Village5 - 145 km
Cutimachay Huancavelica Peru Village5 - 146 km
Chaviña Arequipa Peru Village5 - 146 km
Chincha Alta Ica Peru City 150000 people 146 km
Lalaja Ayacucho Peru Village5 - 147 km
Jaquí Arequipa Peru Village5 - 147 km
La Lira Huancavelica Peru Village5 - 147 km
Santa Inés Huancavelica Peru Village5 - 147 km
Pate Huancavelica Peru Village5 - 148 km
Madona Huancavelica Peru Village5 - 148 km
Rupahuasi Huancavelica Peru Village5 - 149 km
Huachoajasa Ayacucho Peru Village5 - 150 km
Yanac Huancavelica Peru Village5 - 151 km
El Convento Arequipa Peru Village5 - 152 km
Tacsana Huancavelica Peru Village5 - 152 km
Chuschi Ayacucho Peru Village5 - 152 km
Huamanquiquia Ayacucho Peru Village5 - 152 km
Chocloco Huancavelica Peru Village5 - 154 km
Arma Huancavelica Peru Village5 - 154 km
Huacaña Ayacucho Peru Village5 - 156 km
Yauca Arequipa Peru Village5 - 156 km

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Critical infrastructure

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

Airports

Intensity Name IATA Code Elevation (m) Usage Runway type IFR Runway Length (ft)
Nazca 567 Civ. Paved No 3200
San Juan de Marcona SJA 44 Civ. Paved No 6500
Pisco PIO 12 Civ. Paved Yes 9900
Yauca 150 Civ. Unpaved No 4500
Cnl Alfredo Mendivil Duarte AYP 2718 Civ. Paved Yes 9100

Ports

Intensity Name LOCODE Country
San Nicolas PESNX Peru
San Juan PESJA Peru
General San Martin PEGSM Peru
Pisco PEPIO Peru
Tambo de Mora PETDM Peru
Puerto de Cerro Azul Peru

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