Mag. 4.9 earthquake - NEAR COAST OF SOUTHERN PERU on Sunday, 4 November 2018 at 11:54 (GMT)
Light magnitude 4.9 earthquake at 70 km depth
4 Nov 12:12 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 18 minutes.
Depth: 70.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.34°S / 74.25°W (Peru)
Nearest volcano: Sara Sara (86 km / 53 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
61 km (38 mi) SW of Coracora (Parinacochas) (pop: 7,420)
70 km (43 mi) SSW of Tambo (Lucanas Province) (pop: 5,030)
72 km (45 mi) S of Puquio (Provincia de Lucanas) (pop: 10,500)
93 km (58 mi) SE of Nazca (pop: 23,600)
93 km (58 mi) E of Minas de Marcona (Nazca) (pop: 15,500)
98 km (61 mi) E of San Juan de Marcona (pop: 12,800)
313 km (195 mi) WNW of Arequipa (pop: 841,100)
474 km (294 mi) SE of Lima (pop: 7,737,000)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 1.4 x 1012 joules (392 megawatt hours, equivalent to 338 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.9||70 km||NEAR COAST OF SOUTHERN PERU||EMSC|
|M 4.9||71 km||- 40km ENE of Acari, Peru||USGS|
|M 5.1||77 km||Peru||IGP|
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