Light mag. 4.3 earthquake - 28 km northwest of Atico, Provincia de Caraveli, Arequipa, Peru, on 01/03/2015 21:49:17
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Light magnitude 4.3 earthquake at 42 km depth
Date & time: 2 Mar 2015 02:49:17 UTC
Local time at epicenter: 01/03/2015 21:49:17
Depth: 42.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.01°S / 73.78°W (Provincia de Caraveli, Arequipa, Peru)
Nearest volcano: Sara Sara (83 km / 52 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
26 km (16 mi) E of Puerto Viejo (pop: 56) --> See nearby quakes!
109 km (68 mi) S of Coracora (Parinacochas, Ayacucho) (pop: 7,420) --> See nearby quakes!
133 km (83 mi) WNW of Camana (Camaná) (pop: 16,400) --> See nearby quakes!
151 km (94 mi) SSE of Puquio (Provincia de Lucanas, Ayacucho) (pop: 10,500) --> See nearby quakes!
168 km (104 mi) ESE of Minas de Marcona (Nazca) (pop: 15,500) --> See nearby quakes!
174 km (108 mi) WNW of El Pedregal (pop: 20,100) --> See nearby quakes!
181 km (112 mi) SE of Nazca (pop: 23,600) --> See nearby quakes!
219 km (136 mi) WNW of Mollendo (Provincia de Islay) (pop: 29,000) --> See nearby quakes!
244 km (151 mi) W of Arequipa (pop: 841,100) --> See nearby quakes!
563 km (350 mi) SE of Lima (pop: 7,737,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: IGP
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 1011 joules (49.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 42.5 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.3||42 km||Peru||IGP|
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