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M 4.9 in Peru on 15 May 2012 01:50 UTC
GDACS Event Report - Summary


This earthquake can have a low humanitarian impact based on the Magnitude and the affected population and their vulnerability.

  • Earthquake Magnitude: 4.9M
  • Depth: Km
  • Event Date: 15 May 2012 01:50 UTC
  • Exposed Population: 920000 people within 100km
  • Inserted at: 15 May 2012 04:28 UTC


Known identifiers for this event: usb0009pxv (neicid)

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For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: EMM (1), JRC (61), (2), NEIC (5), OCHA (1), INGV (1), DesInventar (1), WMO (1), USGS (2), INFORM (2),

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