Mag. 3.7 earthquake - Peru on 23/05/2018 23:50:21

Mag. 3.7 earthquake  - Peru on 23/05/2018 23:50:21

Minor magnitude 3.7 earthquake at 24 km depth

24 May 06:20 UTC: First to report: IGP after 1 hour and 30 minutes.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 12.0 to 24.0 km.
Date & time: 24 May 2018 04:50:21 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Local time at epicenter: 23/05/2018 23:50:21
Magnitude: 3.7
Depth: 24.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.23°S / 74.89°W (Peru)
Nearest volcano: Sara Sara (144 km / 89 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
100 km (62 mi) SSE of San Juan de Marcona (pop: 12,800)
116 km (72 mi) SSE of Minas de Marcona (Nazca) (pop: 15,500)
156 km (97 mi) S of Nazca (pop: 23,600)
178 km (111 mi) SW of Coracora (Parinacochas) (pop: 7,420)
189 km (117 mi) SSW of Puquio (Provincia de Lucanas) (pop: 10,500)
257 km (160 mi) SSE of Ica (pop: 246,800)
359 km (223 mi) W of Arequipa (pop: 841,100)
520 km (323 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 3.724 kmPeruIGP

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