Earthquake in Peru on January 14 2018 09:56 AM (UTC).

Common Alerting Protocol information

Category Geo Geophysical (inc. landslide)
Certainty Observed Determined to have occurred or to be ongoing
Scope Public For general dissemination to unrestricted audiences
Severity Extreme Extraordinary threat to life or property
Urgency Past Responsive action is no longer required

Base data

EDIS Number EQ-20180114-61400-PER
Event type Earthquake
Date/Time January 14 2018 09:56 AM (UTC)
Last update January 15 2018 06:13 AM (UTC)
Cause of event
Reliability of information Authentic source : Information from trusted source (newspapers, emails, websites). Reliability: at least 70%
Damage level High Damage level
Affected area Multi-counties event : Event affected several counties. It can not be more than 50% of the higher-level area (state, province, etc.)

Geographic information

Continent South-America
Country Peru
County / State Caraveli Province
Area 29 km S of Acar
Coordinate -15.70, -74.70

Number of affected people / Humanities loss

Dead person(s) 2
Injured person(s) 65
Missing person(s) 17
Evacuated/rescued person(s) 0
Affected person(s) 0
Foreign people 0