Mag. 4.8 earthquake - Near Coast Of Central Peru on Thursday, 9 May 2019 at 10:33 (GMT)
Light magnitude 4.8 earthquake at 66 km depth
9 May 12:42 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 2 hours and 9 minutes.
Depth: 66.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.7°S / 75.68°W (Peru)
Nearby towns and cities:
7 km (5 mi) SW of Zamaca
15 km (9 mi) SSW of Hacienda Ullujaya (pop: 249)
56 km (35 mi) WSW of Palpa (pop: 5,880)
57 km (36 mi) S of Santiago (Ica) (pop: 10,400)
71 km (44 mi) S of Ica (pop: 246,800)
81 km (50 mi) W of Nazca (pop: 23,600)
84 km (52 mi) NW of Minas de Marcona (Nazca) (pop: 15,500)
330 km (205 mi) SSE of Lima (pop: 7,737,000)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 1 x 1012 joules (278 megawatt hours, equivalent to 239 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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|M 4.8||66 km||Near Coast Of Central Peru||EMSC|
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