Mag. 4.6 earthquake - Peru on 29/08/2018 12:43:54

Mag. 4.6 earthquake  - Peru on 29/08/2018 12:43:54

Light magnitude 4.6 earthquake at 33 km depth

29 Aug 20:22 UTC: First to report: IGP after 2 hours and 38 minutes.
Date & time: 29 Aug 2018 05:43:54 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Local time at epicenter: 29/08/2018 12:43:54
Magnitude: 4.6
Depth: 33.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.96°S / 74.7°W (Peru)
Nearest volcano: Sara Sara (151 km / 94 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
38 km (23 mi) S of Chaviña (Provincia de Caravelí) (pop: 166)
40 km (25 mi) WSW of Atiquipa (Caravelí) (pop: 137)
60 km (37 mi) S of Acarí (Caravelí) (pop: 4,450)
83 km (51 mi) SE of San Juan (Provincia de Nazca) (pop: 12,800)
94 km (58 mi) SSE of Minas de Marcona (Nazca) (pop: 15,500)
128 km (80 mi) SSE of Nazca (pop: 23,600)
342 km (212 mi) W of Arequipa (pop: 841,100)
503 km (312 mi) SSE of Lima (pop: 7,737,000)
Primary data source: IGP
Estimated released energy: 5 x 1011 joules (139 megawatt hours, equivalent to 120 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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