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1987 Santiago de Chuco earthquake

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Date  October 2, 1987
Magnitude  5.6 Mw
Type  Oblique-slip
Origin time  22:27:58
Depth  29.9 km (18.6 mi)
Areas affected  Peru
1987 Santiago de Chuco earthquake

The 1987 Santiago de Chuco earthquake struck Peru on October 2 with a moment magnitude of 5.6 and a maximum Mercalli intensity of VII (Very strong). The shock killed three people and caused damage to homes in the titular province.

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1987 Santiago de Chuco earthquake Wikipedia


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