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Mw 4.9 Earthquake, Green alert 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 and depth 55.2km
  • on 15 May 2012 01:50 UTC
  • 920000 people within 100km
  • inserted at 15 May 2012 04:28:33 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 (71), (2), NEIC (5), OCHA (1), INGV (1), DesInventar (1), WMO (1), USGS (2),

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