Mag. 4.4 earthquake - 50km S of Minas De Marcona, Peru, on 2019-04-28 07:46:16 -05:00
Light magnitude 4.4 earthquake at 38 km depth
28 Apr 13:01 UTC: First to report: USGS after 15 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2019-04-28 07:46:16 -05:00
Depth: 38.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.6616°S / 75.1641°W (Peru)
Nearest volcano: Sara Sara (187 km / 116 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
33 km (20 mi) S of San Juan de Marcona (pop: 12,800)
50 km (31 mi) S of Minas de Marcona (Nazca) (pop: 15,500)
95 km (59 mi) SSW of Nazca (pop: 23,600)
125 km (78 mi) S of Palpa (pop: 5,880)
154 km (96 mi) SW of Puquio (Provincia de Lucanas) (pop: 10,500)
187 km (116 mi) SSE of Ica (pop: 246,800)
397 km (246 mi) W of Arequipa (pop: 841,100)
450 km (280 mi) SSE of Lima (pop: 7,737,000)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 1011 joules (69.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 60 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.4||38 km||50km S of Minas de Marcona, Peru||USGS|
|M 4.5||36 km||Near Coast Of Central Peru||EMSC|
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