Mag. 4.0 earthquake - Peru on 27/07/2018 16:27:04
Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 31 km depth
27 Jul 22:12 UTC: First to report: IGP after 45 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 27/07/2018 16:27:04
Depth: 31.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.98°S / 74.99°W (Peru)
Nearest volcano: Sara Sara (180 km / 112 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
71 km (44 mi) SSE of San Juan de Marcona (pop: 12,800)
86 km (54 mi) S of Minas de Marcona (Nazca) (pop: 15,500)
128 km (79 mi) S of Nazca (pop: 23,600)
167 km (104 mi) SW of Coracora (Parinacochas) (pop: 7,420)
169 km (105 mi) SSW of Puquio (Provincia de Lucanas) (pop: 10,500)
227 km (141 mi) SSE of Ica (pop: 246,800)
372 km (231 mi) W of Arequipa (pop: 841,100)
490 km (304 mi) SSE of Lima (pop: 7,737,000)
Primary data source: IGP
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 1010 joules (17.5 megawatt hours, equivalent to 15.1 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.0||31 km||Peru||IGP|
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