Mag. 4.0 earthquake - SOUTHERN PERU on Tuesday, 4 December 2018 at 03:22 (GMT)
Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 104 km depth
4 Dec 03:52 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 30 minutes.
Depth: 104.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.65°S / 73.05°W (Peru)
Nearest volcano: Coropuna (45 km / 28 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
12 km (8 mi) W of Arirahua (pop: 735)
18 km (11 mi) SW of Chichas (pop: 185)
28 km (18 mi) SW of Salamanca (pop: 547)
40 km (25 mi) S of Cupe (pop: 75)
64 km (40 mi) SSW of Huaynacotas (pop: 849)
87 km (54 mi) WSW of Orcopampa (Castilla) (pop: 5,640)
182 km (113 mi) WNW of Arequipa (pop: 841,100)
588 km (365 mi) SE of Lima (pop: 7,737,000)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 1010 joules (17.5 megawatt hours, equivalent to 15.1 tons of TNT) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|M 4.0||104 km||SOUTHERN PERU||EMSC|
|M 4.0||104 km||Peru||IGP|
User reports for this quake (1)
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
Ica, Perú (338.5 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) (reported through our app)