Mag. 4.2 earthquake - Peru on 17/09/2018 15:45:53
Light magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 57 km depth
18 Sep 11:50 UTC: First to report: IGP after 15 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 17/09/2018 15:45:53
Depth: 57.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.42°S / 75.86°W (Peru)
Nearby towns and cities:
31 km (19 mi) SSW of Santiago (Ica) (pop: 10,400)
32 km (20 mi) NW of Hacienda Ullujaya (pop: 249)
42 km (26 mi) SSW of Ica (pop: 246,800)
74 km (46 mi) W of Palpa (pop: 5,880)
87 km (54 mi) SSE of Pisco (pop: 61,900)
116 km (72 mi) SSE of Chincha Alta (pop: 153,100)
293 km (182 mi) SSE of Lima (pop: 7,737,000)
296 km (184 mi) SSE of Callao (pop: 813,300)
Primary data source: IGP
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 1011 joules (35 megawatt hours, equivalent to 30.1 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.2||57 km||Peru||IGP|
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