Light mag. 4.3 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 11 km south of Cerro de Arena, Peru, on 09/04/2015 22:35:24
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Light magnitude 4.3 earthquake at 36 km depth
Date & time: 10 Apr 2015 03:35:24 UTC
Local time at epicenter: 09/04/2015 22:35:24
Depth: 36.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.42°S / 73.32°W (South Pacific Ocean, Peru)
Nearest volcano: Sara Sara (122 km / 76 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
11 km (7 mi) SSE of Cerro de Arena (pop: 12) --> See nearby quakes!
69 km (43 mi) WNW of Camana (Camaná) (pop: 16,400) --> See nearby quakes!
121 km (75 mi) W of El Pedregal (pop: 20,100) --> See nearby quakes!
154 km (96 mi) WNW of Mollendo (Provincia de Islay) (pop: 29,000) --> See nearby quakes!
186 km (115 mi) W of Cono Norte (pop: 47,300) --> See nearby quakes!
188 km (117 mi) W of Jacobo Hunter (pop: 46,100) --> See nearby quakes!
190 km (118 mi) W of Arequipa (pop: 841,100) --> See nearby quakes!
191 km (119 mi) W of Ciudad Satelite (pop: 76,400) --> See nearby quakes!
191 km (119 mi) W of Selva Alegre (pop: 72,700) --> See nearby quakes!
630 km (391 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||36 km||Peru||IGP|
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