Light mag. 4.7 earthquake - 21 km northeast of Huancalpa, Provincia de Caraveli, Arequipa, Peru, on Sunday, 21 June 2015 at 10:56 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.7 earthquake at 72 km depth
21 Jun 12:10 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 1 hour and 14 minutes.
Date & time: 21 Jun 2015 10:56:03 UTC
Depth: 72.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.72°S / 73.86°W (Provincia de Caraveli, Arequipa, Peru)
Nearest volcano: Sara Sara (62 km / 39 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) WSW of Victoria (pop: 85) --> See nearby quakes!
77 km (48 mi) S of Coracora (Parinacochas, Ayacucho) (pop: 7,420) --> See nearby quakes!
145 km (90 mi) ESE of Minas de Marcona (Nazca) (pop: 15,500) --> See nearby quakes!
152 km (95 mi) SE of Nazca (pop: 23,600) --> See nearby quakes!
159 km (99 mi) NW of Camana (Camaná) (pop: 16,400) --> See nearby quakes!
192 km (119 mi) WNW of El Pedregal (pop: 20,100) --> See nearby quakes!
245 km (152 mi) NW of Mollendo (Provincia de Islay) (pop: 29,000) --> See nearby quakes!
260 km (161 mi) WNW of Arequipa (pop: 841,100) --> See nearby quakes!
272 km (169 mi) SE of Ica (pop: 246,800) --> See nearby quakes!
533 km (331 mi) SE of Lima (pop: 7,737,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 1011 joules (197 megawatt hours, equivalent to 169 tons of TNT) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|M 4.7||72 km||SOUTHERN PERU||EMSC|
|M 5.5||221 km||197 km al O de Arequipa||GUG (U. Chile)|
|M 4.7||87 km||Southern Peru||GFZ|
User reports for this quake
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