Mag. 4.4 earthquake - Peru on 29/08/2018 00:06:29
Light magnitude 4.4 earthquake at 29 km depth
29 Aug 05:56 UTC: First to report: IGP after 50 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 29/08/2018 00:06:29
Depth: 29.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.64°S / 75.74°W (Peru)
Nearest volcano: Sara Sara (248 km / 154 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
69 km (43 mi) WSW of San Juan (Provincia de Nazca) (pop: 12,800)
83 km (51 mi) SW of Minas de Marcona (Nazca) (pop: 15,500)
123 km (76 mi) WSW of Acarí (Caravelí) (pop: 4,450)
124 km (77 mi) SW of Nazca (pop: 23,600)
175 km (109 mi) S of Ica (pop: 246,800)
220 km (137 mi) SSE of Pisco (pop: 61,900)
252 km (156 mi) S of Chincha Alta (pop: 153,100)
424 km (263 mi) SSE of Lima (pop: 7,737,000)
Primary data source: IGP
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 1011 joules (69.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 60 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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|M 4.4||29 km||Peru||IGP|
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