Mag. 4.1 earthquake - Peru on 09/08/2018 02:55:21
Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 44 km depth
9 Aug 09:20 UTC: First to report: IGP after 1 hour and 25 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 09/08/2018 02:55:21
Depth: 44.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.83°S / 73.14°W (Peru)
Nearest volcano: Coropuna (155 km / 96 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
49 km (31 mi) S of Punta Negra (pop: 11)
51 km (32 mi) WSW of Camana (Camaná) (pop: 16,400)
86 km (53 mi) SE of Atico (pop: 199)
96 km (59 mi) SW of Punta Colorada (pop: 249)
114 km (71 mi) WSW of El Pedregal (pop: 20,100)
122 km (76 mi) W of Mollendo (Provincia de Islay) (pop: 29,000)
178 km (110 mi) WSW of Arequipa (pop: 841,100)
677 km (421 mi) SE of Lima (pop: 7,737,000)
Primary data source: IGP
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 1010 joules (24.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 21.3 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.1||44 km||Peru||IGP|
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