Mag. 3.7 earthquake - Peru on 16/05/2018 14:00:08
Minor magnitude 3.7 earthquake at 32 km depth
17 May 18:02 UTC: First to report: IGP after 23 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 16/05/2018 14:00:08
Depth: 32.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.09°S / 74.37°W (Peru)
Nearest volcano: Sara Sara (130 km / 81 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
81 km (50 mi) W of Atico (pop: 199)
117 km (73 mi) SE of San Juan de Marcona (pop: 12,800)
126 km (78 mi) SE of Minas de Marcona (Nazca) (pop: 15,500)
133 km (83 mi) SSW of Coracora (Parinacochas) (pop: 7,420)
153 km (95 mi) SSE of Nazca (pop: 23,600)
157 km (97 mi) S of Puquio (Provincia de Lucanas) (pop: 10,500)
305 km (189 mi) W of Arequipa (pop: 841,100)
534 km (332 mi) SSE of Lima (pop: 7,737,000)
Primary data source: IGP
Estimated released energy: 2.2 x 1010 joules (6.22 megawatt hours, equivalent to 5.35 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.7||32 km||Peru||IGP|
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