Mag. 4.2 earthquake - Peru on 31/12/2018 02:46:00
Light magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 83 km depth
31 Dec 13:08 UTC: First to report: IGP after 5 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 31/12/2018 02:46:00
Depth: 83.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.06°S / 73.3°W (Peru)
Nearest volcano: Sara Sara (83 km / 52 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
29 km (18 mi) N of Cerro de Arena (pop: 12)
38 km (24 mi) ENE of Atico (pop: 199)
59 km (36 mi) SW of Arirahua (pop: 735)
79 km (49 mi) SW of Salamanca (pop: 547)
89 km (55 mi) NW of Camana (Camaná) (pop: 16,400)
123 km (76 mi) WNW of El Pedregal (pop: 20,100)
192 km (119 mi) W of Arequipa (pop: 841,100)
601 km (374 mi) SE of Lima (pop: 7,737,000)
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||83 km||Peru||IGP|
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