Mag. 3.8 earthquake - Peru on 30/05/2018 00:10:57
Minor magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 31 km depth
30 May 13:56 UTC: First to report: IGP after 9 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 30/05/2018 00:10:57
Depth: 31.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.83°S / 75.27°W (Peru)
Nearest volcano: Sara Sara (203 km / 126 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
53 km (33 mi) SSW of San Juan de Marcona (pop: 12,800)
71 km (44 mi) SSW of Minas de Marcona (Nazca) (pop: 15,500)
117 km (72 mi) SSW of Nazca (pop: 23,600)
144 km (90 mi) S of Palpa (pop: 5,880)
175 km (109 mi) SW of Puquio (Provincia de Lucanas) (pop: 10,500)
202 km (126 mi) SSE of Ica (pop: 246,800)
256 km (159 mi) SSE of Pisco (pop: 61,900)
462 km (287 mi) SSE of Lima (pop: 7,737,000)
Primary data source: IGP
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 1010 joules (8.78 megawatt hours, equivalent to 7.56 tons of TNT) More info
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