| 1513 Iquique Earthquake


Events in the same region
Date Title Region Preferred Magnitude Quality*
1513 1513 Iquique Earthquake Iquique 8.7 C
1543 1543 Iquique Earthquake Iquique 8 D
1604 Nov 24th, 19:23 1604 Iquique Earthquake Iquique 8.5 C
1715 Aug 23rd 1715 Iquique Earthquake Iquique 7.8 C
  • Tavera et al. (2001) -Tavera H., Agüero C., Fernández E., Rodríguez S., 2001. Catálogo Sísmico del Perú 1471-1982, Versión Revisada y Actualizada. Instituto Geofísico del Perú, Centro Nacional de Datos Geofísicos - Link
Event Characteristics
Preferred Magnitude 8.70 (8.70-8.70)
Epicenter -17.210°N, -72.300°E
Depth 30 km
Tsunami yes
Paleo-Event no
Quality of Evidence C

Magnitude Range
Year Reference Magnitude
2001 Tavera et al. (2001) 8.7

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