Moderate mag. 4.4 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 27 km southwest of Puente Chaparra, Peru, on 06/07/2015 12:34:29
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Moderate magnitude 4.4 earthquake at 22 km depth
Date & time: 6 Jul 2015 17:34:29 UTC
Local time at epicenter: 06/07/2015 12:34:29
Depth: 22.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.07°S / 74.31°W (South Pacific Ocean, Peru)
Nearest volcano: Sara Sara (124 km / 77 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
27 km (17 mi) SW of Puente Chaparra (pop: 19) --> See nearby quakes!
120 km (75 mi) SE of San Juan de Marcona (pop: 12,800) --> See nearby quakes!
128 km (80 mi) SE of Minas de Marcona (Nazca) (pop: 15,500) --> See nearby quakes!
128 km (80 mi) SSW of Coracora (Parinacochas) (pop: 7,420) --> See nearby quakes!
147 km (92 mi) SSW of Tambo (Lucanas Province) (pop: 5,030) --> See nearby quakes!
153 km (95 mi) SSE of Nazca (pop: 23,600) --> See nearby quakes!
154 km (95 mi) S of Puquio (Provincia de Lucanas) (pop: 10,500) --> See nearby quakes!
181 km (113 mi) WNW of Camana (Camaná) (pop: 16,400) --> See nearby quakes!
195 km (121 mi) SSE of Palpa (pop: 5,880) --> See nearby quakes!
535 km (333 mi) SSE of Lima (pop: 7,737,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: IGP
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 1011 joules (69.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 60 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.4||22 km||Peru||IGP|
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