Mag. 4.3 earthquake - Peru on 16/08/2018 13:29:21
Light magnitude 4.3 earthquake at 19 km depth
17 Aug 01:26 UTC: First to report: IGP after 7 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 16/08/2018 13:29:21
Depth: 19.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.14°S / 73.48°W (Peru)
Nearest volcano: Sara Sara (201 km / 125 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
87 km (54 mi) SSW of La Planchada (Camaná) (pop: 516)
94 km (58 mi) SSW of Mollebamba (Provincia de Camaná) (pop: 200)
100 km (62 mi) SW of Camaná (pop: 16,400)
156 km (97 mi) W of Mollendo (Provincia de Islay) (pop: 29,000)
162 km (101 mi) WSW of El Pedregal (Caylloma) (pop: 20,100)
223 km (139 mi) WSW of Arequipa (pop: 841,100)
234 km (145 mi) WNW of Ilo (pop: 53,500)
683 km (425 mi) SE of Lima (pop: 7,737,000)
Primary data source: IGP
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 1011 joules (49.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 42.5 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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|M 4.3||19 km||Peru||IGP|
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