Mag. 4.3 earthquake - Peru on 28/10/2018 11:13:52
Light magnitude 4.3 earthquake at 40 km depth
28 Oct 17:20 UTC: First to report: IGP after 1 hour and 6 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 28/10/2018 11:13:52
Depth: 40.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.21°S / 75.31°W (Peru)
Nearest volcano: Sara Sara (200 km / 124 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
21 km (13 mi) W of Minas de Marcona (Nazca) (pop: 15,500)
23 km (15 mi) NW of San Juan (Provincia de Nazca) (pop: 12,800)
47 km (29 mi) SW of Pajonal Bajo (pop: 333)
58 km (36 mi) SW of Nazca (pop: 23,600)
76 km (47 mi) S of Palpa (pop: 5,880)
78 km (49 mi) WNW of Acarí (Caravelí) (pop: 4,450)
135 km (84 mi) SSE of Ica (pop: 246,800)
398 km (247 mi) SSE 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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