M 7.2 in Peru on 28 Jun 2024 05:36 UTC

Event summary

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

GDACS ID EQ 1435013
Earthquake Magnitude: 7.2M
Depth: 28 Km
Lat/Lon: -15.8106 , -74.4447
Event Date: 28 Jun 2024 05:36 UTC
28 Jun 2024 00:36 Local
Exposed Population: 30 thousand (in MMI>=VII)
Inserted at: 28 Jun 2024 05:54 UTC
INFORM Coping capacity:
4.6 (Peru)
Maximum Wave Height observed: 0.2 m

GDACS Score

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  Earthquake
(Shakemap)
Tsunami GDACS score
NEIC 1.6 0.4 1.6
us6000n8tq Scaled population (raster) 3.56 Max wave alert 0.47m  
  C1 shakemap -0.59 Max wave realtime 0.47m  
  C2 shakemap 0.53      
  Country Vulnerability 0      
  INFORM_normalised 0.94      
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Peru - Earthquake (ECHO 28 Jun 2024)Fri, 28 Jun 2024 10:29

  • A strong earthquake of magnitude 7.2 at a depth of 28 km occurred on 28 June at 5:36 UTC (at 00:36 local time) in the sea at 1.5 km from the western coast of southwestern Peru. The epicentre was located approximately 8 km west of Atiquipa, in Caravelí province in Arequipa department and 54 km southwest of Yauca town, in Caraveli province.
  • USGS PAGER estimates that 1,000 people were exposed to severe shaking, 63,000 to very strong and 95,000 to strong shaking.
  • According to media reports, as of 28 June, the earthquake was felt in the departments of Ica and Lima in central Peru. There are no immediate reports of casualties or damage. The Directorate of Hydrography and Navigation of the Peruvian Navy reports that a tsunami was not generated on the Peruvian coast.
M7.2 in Peru - EC/ECHO daily mapFri, 28 Jun 2024 17:17

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Updates on volcanic activity (Smithsonian)

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Estimated casualties (PAGER)

USGS estimates the number of casualties for each earthquake for the Prompt Assessment of Global Earthquakes for Response (PAGER) product.
The graph shows the current fatalities estimate.

Exposed population

Data, images, links, services and documents

For this events, GDACS has links to information from the following sources: EC-JRC (91), (5), NEIC (6), OCHA (1), INGV (1), DesInventar (2), WMO (2), USGS (5), INFORM (4), NOAA (1),