Mag. 3.6 earthquake - CENTRAL PERU on Saturday, 12 January 2019 at 15:24 (GMT)
Minor magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 13 km depth
12 Jan 16:42 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 1 hour and 18 minutes.
Depth: 13.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.73°S / 73.5°W (Peru)
Nearest volcano: Cerro Auquihuato (51 km / 32 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
43 km (27 mi) NE of Aycara (pop: 277)
45 km (28 mi) NE of Coracora (Parinacochas) (pop: 7,420)
46 km (29 mi) E of Tambo (Lucanas Province) (pop: 5,030)
68 km (42 mi) E of Puquio (Provincia de Lucanas) (pop: 10,500)
86 km (54 mi) WNW of Huaynacotas (pop: 849)
139 km (86 mi) SSW of Abancay (pop: 55,100)
281 km (174 mi) NW of Arequipa (pop: 841,100)
485 km (301 mi) SE of Lima (pop: 7,737,000)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 1.6 x 1010 joules (4.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 3.79 tons of TNT) More info
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