Moderate mag. 4.4 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 32 km northwest of Talara, Piura, Peru, on Tuesday, 13 February 2018 at 16:36 (GMT)
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Moderate magnitude 4.4 earthquake at 10 km depth
Date & time: 13 Feb 2018 16:36:40 UTC
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 4.43°S / 81.52°W (South Pacific Ocean, Peru)
Nearby towns and cities:
32 km (20 mi) WNW of Talara (pop: 99,100) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (24 mi) WSW of El Alto (Talara) (pop: 9,300) --> See nearby quakes!
63 km (39 mi) SW of Mancora (Talara) (pop: 9,100) --> See nearby quakes!
73 km (45 mi) WSW of La Breita (pop: 17,700) --> See nearby quakes!
86 km (53 mi) NNW of Paita (pop: 56,200) --> See nearby quakes!
106 km (66 mi) WNW of Sullana (pop: 160,800) --> See nearby quakes!
126 km (78 mi) NW of San Martin (pop: 130,000) --> See nearby quakes!
130 km (81 mi) NW of Piura (pop: 325,500) --> See nearby quakes!
153 km (95 mi) SW of Tumbes (pop: 109,200) --> See nearby quakes!
980 km (609 mi) NNW of Lima (pop: 7,737,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 1011 joules (69.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 60 tons of TNT) More info
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