Light mag. 4.5 earthquake - 25 km northeast of Atico, Provincia de Caraveli, Arequipa, Peru, on 23/07/2015 10:39:48
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Light magnitude 4.5 earthquake at 70 km depth
Date & time: 23 Jul 2015 15:39:48 UTC
Local time at epicenter: 23/07/2015 10:39:48
Depth: 70.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.11°S / 73.41°W (Provincia de Caraveli, Arequipa, Peru)
Nearest volcano: Sara Sara (87 km / 54 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
24 km (15 mi) NNW of Cerro de Arena (pop: 12) --> See nearby quakes!
94 km (58 mi) NW of Camana (Camaná) (pop: 16,400) --> See nearby quakes!
133 km (83 mi) WNW of El Pedregal (pop: 20,100) --> See nearby quakes!
180 km (112 mi) NW of Mollendo (Provincia de Islay) (pop: 29,000) --> See nearby quakes!
197 km (122 mi) W of Cono Norte (pop: 47,300) --> See nearby quakes!
202 km (125 mi) W of Jacobo Hunter (pop: 46,100) --> See nearby quakes!
203 km (126 mi) W of Arequipa (pop: 841,100) --> See nearby quakes!
203 km (126 mi) W of Selva Alegre (pop: 72,700) --> See nearby quakes!
204 km (127 mi) W of Ciudad Satelite (pop: 76,400) --> See nearby quakes!
597 km (371 mi) SE of Lima (pop: 7,737,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: IGP
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 1011 joules (98.6 megawatt hours, equivalent to 84.8 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.5||70 km||Peru||IGP|
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