Mag. 4.0 earthquake - Near Coast Of Southern Peru on Wednesday, 8 May 2019 at 06:20 (GMT)
Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 23 km depth
8 May 13:42 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 7 hours.
Depth: 23.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.99°S / 74.35°W (Peru)
Nearest volcano: Sara Sara (121 km / 75 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
22 km (13 mi) S of Atiquipa (Caravelí, Arequipa) (pop: 137)
35 km (22 mi) W of Puerto Viejo (Provincia de Caravelí, Arequipa) (pop: 56)
46 km (28 mi) WSW of Achanizo (Provincia de Caravelí, Arequipa) (pop: 352)
46 km (29 mi) SW of Tocota (pop: 91)
51 km (32 mi) SE of Chaviña (Provincia de Caravelí, Arequipa) (pop: 166)
69 km (43 mi) SSE of Acarí (Caravelí, Arequipa) (pop: 4,450)
260 km (162 mi) SE of Ica (pop: 246,800)
526 km (327 mi) SE of Lima (pop: 7,737,000)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 1010 joules (17.5 megawatt hours, equivalent to 15.1 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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|M 4.0||23 km||Near Coast Of Southern Peru||EMSC|
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