Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake - 3.9 km southwest of Lluta, Provincia de Caylloma, Arequipa, Peru, on Friday, 11 May 2018 at 18:48 (GMT)
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Moderate magnitude 5.0 earthquake at 108 km depth
Date & time: 11 May 2018 18:48:32 UTC
Depth: 108.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.04°S / 72.04°W (Provincia de Caylloma, Arequipa, Peru)
Nearest volcano: Huambo (25 km / 16 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
4 km (2 mi) SW of Lluta (Caylloma) (pop: 6,000) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (25 mi) NNE of El Pedregal (pop: 20,100) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) WNW of Yura (Arequipa) (pop: 5,690) --> See nearby quakes!
58 km (36 mi) WNW of Cono Norte (pop: 47,300) --> See nearby quakes!
66 km (41 mi) WNW of Selva Alegre (pop: 72,700) --> See nearby quakes!
67 km (42 mi) NW of Arequipa (pop: 841,100) --> See nearby quakes!
68 km (43 mi) NW of Jacobo Hunter (pop: 46,100) --> See nearby quakes!
70 km (43 mi) NW of Ciudad Satelite (pop: 76,400) --> See nearby quakes!
97 km (60 mi) NE of Camana (Camaná) (pop: 16,400) --> See nearby quakes!
698 km (434 mi) SE of Lima (pop: 7,737,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GFZ (German Research Centre for Geosciences)
Estimated released energy: 2 x 1012 joules (554 megawatt hours, equivalent to 477 tons of TNT) More info
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|5.0||108 km||Near Coast of Peru||GFZ|
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