Moderate mag. 5.7 earthquake - Near Coast of Peru on Thursday, 30 October 2014

Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake - 14 km northeast of Atico, Provincia de Caraveli, Arequipa, Peru, on Thursday, 30 October 2014 at 22:37 (GMT)

Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake - 14 km northeast of Atico, Provincia de Caraveli, Arequipa, Peru, on Thursday, 30 October 2014 at 22:37 (GMT)

Moderate magnitude 5.0 earthquake at 65 km depth

30 Oct 22:43 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 6 minutes.
Oct 31 09:10: Magnitude recalculated from 5.3 to 5.0.
Date & time: 30 Oct 2014 22:37:16 UTC
Magnitude: 5
Depth: 65.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.1°S / 73.55°W (Provincia de Caraveli, Arequipa, Peru)
Nearest volcano: Sara Sara (75 km / 47 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
14 km (9 mi) NNE of Atico (pop: 199) --> See nearby quakes!
107 km (66 mi) WNW of Camana (Camaná) (pop: 16,400) --> See nearby quakes!
121 km (75 mi) SSE of Coracora (Parinacochas, Ayacucho) (pop: 7,420) --> See nearby quakes!
148 km (92 mi) W of El Pedregal (pop: 20,100) --> See nearby quakes!
159 km (99 mi) SW of Orcopampa (Castilla) (pop: 5,640) --> See nearby quakes!
193 km (120 mi) WNW of Mollendo (Provincia de Islay) (pop: 29,000) --> See nearby quakes!
194 km (121 mi) ESE of Minas de Marcona (Nazca) (pop: 15,500) --> See nearby quakes!
205 km (127 mi) SE of Nazca (pop: 23,600) --> See nearby quakes!
218 km (135 mi) W of Arequipa (pop: 841,100) --> See nearby quakes!
587 km (365 mi) SE of Lima (pop: 7,737,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GFZ (German Research Centre for Geosciences)
Estimated released energy: 2 x 1012 joules (554 megawatt hours, equivalent to 477 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
M 5.065 kmNear Coast of PeruGFZ
M 5.555 km218 km al O de ArequipaGUG (U. Chile)
M 5.064 km112km WNW of Camana, PeruUSGS

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