M7.2 in – Rocking the World, Again.

WATCH the Earth move LIVE

When one tectonic place moves, and stress/energy is released, it can be generally assumed that its been trrnsferred to a new region.  Last night, 14Jan2018, a LARGE magnitude 7.2 Peruvian earthquake was forefront in the shaking.  The event occurred at  09:18hrs UTC (03:18 am CST) and had a focal depth of ~36km deep.  No tsunami warning was issued.

At Station E1TX, we recorded the following images using an EQ1 educational seismograph:





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