1987 Santiago de Chuco earthquake
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|Date||October 2, 1987|
|Origin time||22:27:58 |
|Magnitude||5.6 Mw |
|Depth||29.9 km (18.6 mi) |
|Max. intensity||IV (Light) |
|Casualties||3 dead |
The 1987 Santiago de Chuco earthquake struck Peru on October 2 with a moment magnitude of 5.6 and a maximum Mercalli Intensity of IV (Light). The shock killed three people and caused damage to homes in the titular province.
- ISC (19 January 2015), ISC-GEM Global Instrumental Earthquake Catalogue (1900-2009), Version 2.0, International Seismological Centre
- USGS (September 4, 2009), PAGER-CAT Earthquake Catalog, Version 2008_06.1, United States Geological Survey
- USGS. "M5.6 - central Peru". United States Geological Survey.
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