Light mag. 4.6 earthquake - 18 km east of Huancalpa, Provincia de Caraveli, Arequipa, Peru, on 21/06/2015 05:56:04
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Light magnitude 4.6 earthquake at 72 km depth
Date & time: 21 Jun 2015 10:56:04 UTC
Local time at epicenter: 21/06/2015 05:56:04
Depth: 72.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.77°S / 73.86°W (Provincia de Caraveli, Arequipa, Peru)
Nearest volcano: Sara Sara (66 km / 41 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
7 km (4 mi) SSW of Victoria (pop: 85) --> See nearby quakes!
82 km (51 mi) S of Coracora (Parinacochas, Ayacucho) (pop: 7,420) --> See nearby quakes!
148 km (92 mi) ESE of Minas de Marcona (Nazca) (pop: 15,500) --> See nearby quakes!
155 km (96 mi) NW of Camana (Camaná) (pop: 16,400) --> See nearby quakes!
156 km (97 mi) SE of Nazca (pop: 23,600) --> See nearby quakes!
190 km (118 mi) WNW of El Pedregal (pop: 20,100) --> See nearby quakes!
241 km (150 mi) NW of Mollendo (Provincia de Islay) (pop: 29,000) --> See nearby quakes!
258 km (160 mi) WNW of Arequipa (pop: 841,100) --> See nearby quakes!
276 km (171 mi) SE of Ica (pop: 246,800) --> See nearby quakes!
537 km (334 mi) SE of Lima (pop: 7,737,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: IGP
Estimated released energy: 5 x 1011 joules (139 megawatt hours, equivalent to 120 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.6||72 km||Peru||IGP|
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