Mag. 4.2 earthquake - - 36km NNW of Acari, Peru, on 2019-02-03 04:18:14 -05:00
Light magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 43 km depth
3 Feb 10:00 UTC: First to report: USGS after 42 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2019-02-03 04:18:14 -05:00
Depth: 42.5 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.1354°S / 74.7681°W (Peru)
Nearest volcano: Sara Sara (143 km / 89 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
38 km (23 mi) ENE of Minas de Marcona (Nazca) (pop: 15,500)
39 km (24 mi) SSE of Nazca (pop: 23,600)
49 km (31 mi) ENE of San Juan de Marcona (pop: 12,800)
81 km (50 mi) SE of Palpa (pop: 5,880)
84 km (52 mi) SW of Puquio (Provincia de Lucanas) (pop: 10,500)
98 km (61 mi) WSW of Tambo (Lucanas Province) (pop: 5,030)
374 km (232 mi) WNW of Arequipa (pop: 841,100)
422 km (262 mi) SE of Lima (pop: 7,737,000)
Primary data source: USGS
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||43 km||- 36km NNW of Acari, Peru||USGS|
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