Very strong deep earthquake at the Chile / Peru border - some damage and power cuts reported in both countries

Earthquake overview : A very strong earthquake occurred in the tr--country region of Northern Chile (location of the epicenter), Southern Peru and Western Bolivia. Tell us when you think you have felt this earthquake. Chile-only earthquake list Keep this page open to read more details when … [Read more...]

Understanding the massive 7.0 Peru / Brazil earthquake (August 24 2011)

About : A massive – magnitude 7.0 -  luckily deep earthquake, struck Peru close to the Brazilian border. Due to its depth – 145.1 km (90.2 miles) – it was felt also in all neighboring countries. Read also our main article "Massive deep earthquake shakes Peru near the Brazilian border – 20 … [Read more...]

Massive deep earthquake shakes Peru near the Brazilian border - 20 injured

Earthquake overview : A very strong - magnitude 7.0 -  but deep earthquake struck Peru close to the Brazilian border. Due to its depth - 145.1 km (90.2 miles) - it was felt on a very wide scale as far as Ecuador. Read also : Understanding the massive 7.0 Peru / Brazil earthquake (August 24 2011) … [Read more...]

Weak earthquake close to Lima, Peru

UPDATE 09:49 UTC : Two days ago, 2 similar magnitude earthquakes (4.0 and 3.9)  occurred in the greater Lima area. The depth was however at a safe 90 km. Epicenter of these quakes was 10 km North East of Matucana. UPDATE 09:43 UTC : The (weak) shaking lasted for about 20 seconds. UPDATE 09:33 … [Read more...]

Earthquakes list February 19, 2011

M 4.8      2011/02/19 14:57     Depth 71.5 km     OFFSHORE GUATEMALA 08:57:12 AM at epicenter Moderate harmless earthquake at an intermediate depth approx. 50 km out of the coast of San José Guatemala 88 km (55 miles) SSW (199°) from Cuilapa, Santa Rosa, Guatemala Quake-maps.com "I … [Read more...]

Earthquakes list September 13, 2010

M 4.7   2010-09-13   19:14    Depth 80 km     CENTRAL AFGHANISTAN Epicenter bnear Khowst. Very deep not dangerous M 5.3   2010-09-13   17:44    Depth 20 km    IZU ISLANDS, JAPAN REGION Powerful seaquake in a subduction zone in the Philippine Sea, far out in the sea M 5.0   … [Read more...]

Powerful very deep earthquake in Southern Peru

Earthquake Report comment : The epicenter of this earthquake was in the middle of the Cuzco, Lake Titicaca area. With a depth of 177 km a lot of people should have felt a very weak tremor.  As it happened in the middle of the Peruvian and Bolivian night, most people will have slept through … [Read more...]

Earthquakes list August 27, 2010

M 4.7      2010/08/27 22:14   Depth 40.6 km FOX ISLANDS, ALEUTIAN ISLANDS, ALASKA Aftershock in a beautiful volcano scenery. M 5.7      2010/08/27 19:23   Depth 10.0 km NORTHERN IRAN See detailed report :  Dangerous shallow earthquake in Northern Iran M 4.3   2010/08/27 15:52   … [Read more...]

Earthquakes list August 17, 2010

Useful information to read this daily earthquake list This earthquake list covers minor and major earthquakes in the world. If a more detailed page is present, the earthquake line will be linked to the detailed page. For your comfort, we will provide in most cases Google Satellite Map links to … [Read more...]

Peru “ M 5.0 “ Moderate and deep earthquake in the greater Cuzco area

Earthquake Report comment : Luckily this earthquake occurred deep in the earth, otherwise it would have been very dangerous. The epicenter is located very near to a number of Andean villages and towns. Update 8:56 UTC : El Comercio (Peru) : El departamento de Apurímac fue estremecido al filo de la … [Read more...]