Mag. 4.6 earthquake - 31km WNW of Rio Grande, Peru, on 2019-04-29 03:07:40 -05:00
Light magnitude 4.6 earthquake at 38 km depth
29 Apr 09:12 UTC: First to report: USGS after 1 hour and 4 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2019-04-29 03:07:40 -05:00
Depth: 38.2 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.4458°S / 75.4838°W (Peru)
Nearest volcano: Sara Sara (240 km / 149 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
19 km (12 mi) NNE of Salineras Las Piletas
26 km (16 mi) SE of San Antonio (Provincia de Ica) (pop: 523)
34 km (21 mi) WNW of Palpa (pop: 5,880)
38 km (24 mi) SE of Santiago (Ica) (pop: 10,400)
50 km (31 mi) SSE of Ica (pop: 246,800)
50 km (31 mi) WNW of Tulin (pop: 892)
73 km (45 mi) NW of Nazca (pop: 23,600)
315 km (196 mi) SSE of Lima (pop: 7,737,000)
Primary data source: USGS
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||31km WNW of Rio Grande, Peru||USGS|
|M 4.6||40 km||Near Coast Of Central Peru||EMSC|
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