Mag. 4.6 earthquake - Near Coast Of Southern Peru on Monday, 1 April 2019 at 20:35 (GMT)
Light magnitude 4.6 earthquake at 38 km depth
1 Apr 22:28 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 1 hour and 53 minutes.
Depth: 38.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.05°S / 74.52°W (Peru)
Nearest volcano: Sara Sara (140 km / 87 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
33 km (20 mi) SSW of Atiquipa (Caravelí, Arequipa) (pop: 137)
49 km (30 mi) SSE of Chaviña (Provincia de Caravelí, Arequipa) (pop: 166)
65 km (40 mi) WSW of Achanizo (Provincia de Caravelí, Arequipa) (pop: 352)
70 km (44 mi) S of Acarí (Caravelí, Arequipa) (pop: 4,450)
103 km (64 mi) SE of San Juan (Provincia de Nazca) (pop: 12,800)
113 km (70 mi) SE of Minas de Marcona (Nazca) (pop: 15,500)
321 km (200 mi) W of Arequipa (pop: 841,100)
521 km (324 mi) SSE of Lima (pop: 7,737,000)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 5 x 1011 joules (139 megawatt hours, equivalent to 120 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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|M 4.6||38 km||Near Coast Of Southern Peru||EMSC|
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