Moderate mag. 5.1 earthquake - NEAR COAST OF SOUTHERN PERU on Sunday, 21 January 2018 at 06:40 (GMT)

This quake was likely an aftershock of the 7.1 quake Near Coast of Peru 14 January 09:18 UTC, which had occurred 7 days earlier.
Moderate mag. 5.1 earthquake  - NEAR COAST OF SOUTHERN PERU on Sunday, 21 January 2018 at 06:40 (GMT)

Moderate magnitude 5.1 earthquake at 8 km depth

Date & time: 21 Jan 2018 06:40:53 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Magnitude: 5.1
Depth: 8.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.75°S / 74.81°W (Peru)
Nearest volcano: Sara Sara (153 km / 95 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
57 km (35 mi) SE of San Juan de Marcona (pop: 12,800)
68 km (42 mi) SSE of Minas de Marcona (Nazca) (pop: 15,500)
103 km (64 mi) S of Nazca (pop: 23,600)
136 km (84 mi) SW of Coracora (Parinacochas) (pop: 7,420)
138 km (85 mi) SSW of Puquio (Provincia de Lucanas) (pop: 10,500)
212 km (131 mi) SSE of Ica (pop: 246,800)
357 km (222 mi) W of Arequipa (pop: 841,100)
477 km (296 mi) SSE of Lima (pop: 7,737,000)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 2.8 x 1012 joules (783 megawatt hours, equivalent to 674 tons of TNT) More info
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