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NEAR COAST OF CENTRAL PERU

07/08/15 23:40:58 UTC
Epicenter 13.32S 76.51W

  Me   7.5                                                             
Broadband Source Parameters:
 BROADBAND DEPTH:        39.0 km
 RADIATED ENERGY                                                      
  No. of sta:  8  Focal mech.  C                                      
  Energy       4.2+1.1*10**15 Nm                                      
 COMMENT: Complex earthquake    
  observed on broadband         
  displacement seismograms, with
  at least two events about 3   
  seconds apart and a larger one
  about one minute later.  Depth
  from synthetics of broadband  
  displacement seismograms based
  on first event.               

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