Mag. 4.6 earthquake - CENTRAL PERU on Sunday, 29 July 2018 at 03:43 (GMT)
Light magnitude 4.6 earthquake at 74 km depth
29 Jul 03:58 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 14 minutes.
Depth: 74.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.89°S / 73.75°W (Peru)
Nearest volcano: Sara Sara (59 km / 37 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
12 km (7 mi) NNE of Aycara (pop: 277)
16 km (10 mi) NNE of Coracora (Parinacochas) (pop: 7,420)
21 km (13 mi) ESE of Tambo (Lucanas Province) (pop: 5,030)
46 km (29 mi) ESE of Puquio (Provincia de Lucanas) (pop: 10,500)
128 km (80 mi) E of Nazca (pop: 23,600)
168 km (105 mi) SSW of Abancay (pop: 55,100)
291 km (181 mi) NW of Arequipa (pop: 841,100)
475 km (295 mi) SE of Lima (pop: 7,737,000)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 5 x 1011 joules (139 megawatt hours, equivalent to 120 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.6||74 km||CENTRAL PERU||EMSC|
|M 4.6||74 km||- 16km N of Coracora, Peru||USGS|
|M 4.5||98 km||Peru||IGP|
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