Light mag. 4.0 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 36 km southwest of Camana, Arequipa, Peru, on 19/04/2015 23:32:25
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Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 42 km depth
Date & time: 20 Apr 2015 04:32:25 UTC
Local time at epicenter: 19/04/2015 23:32:25
Depth: 42.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.75°S / 73.02°W (South Pacific Ocean, Peru)
Nearest volcano: Huambo (140 km / 87 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
34 km (21 mi) SSE of Pedregal (pop: 14) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (22 mi) WSW of Camana (Camaná) (pop: 16,400) --> See nearby quakes!
98 km (61 mi) WSW of El Pedregal (pop: 20,100) --> See nearby quakes!
111 km (69 mi) WNW of Mollendo (Provincia de Islay) (pop: 29,000) --> See nearby quakes!
160 km (99 mi) WSW of Jacobo Hunter (pop: 46,100) --> See nearby quakes!
161 km (100 mi) WSW of Cono Norte (pop: 47,300) --> See nearby quakes!
163 km (101 mi) WSW of Ciudad Satelite (pop: 76,400) --> See nearby quakes!
163 km (101 mi) WSW of Arequipa (pop: 841,100) --> See nearby quakes!
165 km (102 mi) WSW of Selva Alegre (pop: 72,700) --> See nearby quakes!
679 km (422 mi) SE of Lima (pop: 7,737,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: IGP
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 1010 joules (17.5 megawatt hours, equivalent to 15.1 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.0||42 km||Peru||IGP|
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