Mag. 4.6 earthquake - Peru on Wednesday, 4 April 2018 at 05:25 (GMT)

Mag. 4.6 earthquake  - Peru on Wednesday, 4 April 2018 at 05:25 (GMT)

Light magnitude 4.6 earthquake at 48 km depth

Date & time: 4 Apr 2018 05:25:00 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Magnitude: 4.6
Depth: 48.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.91°S / 74.72°W (Peru)
Nearest volcano: Sara Sara (151 km / 94 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
33 km (20 mi) SSW of Chaviña (Provincia de Caravelí) (pop: 166)
40 km (25 mi) WSW of Atiquipa (Caravelí) (pop: 137)
55 km (34 mi) S of Acarí (Caravelí) (pop: 4,450)
77 km (48 mi) SE of San Juan (Provincia de Nazca) (pop: 12,800)
88 km (55 mi) SSE of Minas de Marcona (Nazca) (pop: 15,500)
122 km (76 mi) SSE of Nazca (pop: 23,600)
345 km (214 mi) W of Arequipa (pop: 841,100)
497 km (309 mi) SSE of Lima (pop: 7,737,000)
Primary data source: IGP
Estimated released energy: 5 x 1011 joules (139 megawatt hours, equivalent to 120 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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M 4.648 kmPeruIGP

User reports for this quake (1)

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
90.4 km NE of epicenter [Map] / not felt
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