Moderate mag. 5.3 earthquake - Near Coast of Peru on Sunday, 11 February 2018 at 04:11 (GMT)

This quake was likely an aftershock of the 7.1 quake Near Coast of Peru 14 January 09:18 UTC, which had occurred 4 weeks earlier.
Moderate mag. 5.3 earthquake  - Near Coast of Peru on Sunday, 11 February 2018 at 04:11 (GMT)

Moderate magnitude 5.3 earthquake at 10 km depth

Date & time: 11 Feb 2018 04:11:11 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Magnitude: 5.3
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.6°S / 74.03°W (Peru)
Nearest volcano: Sara Sara (154 km / 96 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
55 km (34 mi) SW of La Punta
61 km (38 mi) SW of Atico (pop: 199)
141 km (87 mi) W of Camaná (pop: 16,400)
183 km (114 mi) SE of San Juan de Marcona (pop: 12,800)
193 km (120 mi) SE of Minas de Marcona (Nazca) (pop: 15,500)
220 km (136 mi) WNW of Mollendo (Provincia de Islay) (pop: 29,000)
267 km (166 mi) W of Arequipa (pop: 841,100)
601 km (373 mi) SSE of Lima (pop: 7,737,000)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 5.6 x 1012 joules (1.56 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 1344 tons of TNT) More info
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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 5.310 kmNear Coast of PeruGFZ

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Arica (Chile, 454 km SE of epicenter) : Estaba viendo casi al paraíso en el canal etc y se me empezó a mover la raja intensamente me asuste mucho pe (reported through EMSC)
Majes (Peru, 188 km E of epicenter) : Leve se sintió en yanaquihua Arequipa (reported through EMSC)
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Moderate mag. 5.3 earthquake - Near Coast of Peru on Sunday, 11 February 2018 at 04:11 (GMT)
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