Mag. 4.0 earthquake - Peru on 22/09/2018 19:55:09
Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 127 km depth
23 Sep 14:08 UTC: First to report: IGP after 13 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 22/09/2018 19:55:09
Depth: 127.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.72°S / 73.5°W (Peru)
Nearest volcano: Sara Sara (44 km / 27 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
33 km (21 mi) NNE of Huishuipampa
56 km (35 mi) NNE of Atico (pop: 199)
61 km (38 mi) W of Arirahua (pop: 735)
75 km (47 mi) WSW of Salamanca (pop: 547)
82 km (51 mi) SSE of Coracora (Parinacochas) (pop: 7,420)
99 km (62 mi) SW of Huaynacotas (pop: 849)
223 km (139 mi) WNW of Arequipa (pop: 841,100)
559 km (347 mi) SE of Lima (pop: 7,737,000)
Primary data source: IGP
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 1010 joules (17.5 megawatt hours, equivalent to 15.1 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.0||127 km||Peru||IGP|
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