Mag. 3.9 earthquake - Near Coast Of Southern Peru on Monday, 6 May 2019 at 00:25 (GMT)
Minor magnitude 3.9 earthquake at 19 km depth
6 May 03:16 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 2 hours and 51 minutes.
Depth: 19.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.19°S / 73.81°W (Peru)
Nearest volcano: Sara Sara (103 km / 64 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
20 km (13 mi) W of Atico (pop: 199)
52 km (32 mi) WNW of Cerro de Arena (pop: 12)
127 km (79 mi) WNW of Camana (Camaná) (pop: 16,400)
129 km (80 mi) S of Coracora (Parinacochas) (pop: 7,420)
174 km (108 mi) W of El Pedregal (pop: 20,100)
177 km (110 mi) SE of Minas de Marcona (Nazca) (pop: 15,500)
244 km (152 mi) W of Arequipa (pop: 841,100)
577 km (359 mi) SE of Lima (pop: 7,737,000)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 4.5 x 1010 joules (12.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 10.7 tons of TNT) More info
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