Mag. 3.7 earthquake - Near Coast Of Central Peru on Saturday, 11 May 2019 at 18:05 (GMT)
Minor magnitude 3.7 earthquake at 28 km depth
12 May 00:04 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 6 hours.
Depth: 28.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.42°S / 75.26°W (Peru)
Nearest volcano: Sara Sara (194 km / 121 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
12 km (8 mi) WSW of San Juan de Marcona (pop: 12,800)
28 km (18 mi) SW of Minas de Marcona (Nazca) (pop: 15,500)
74 km (46 mi) SSW of Nazca (pop: 23,600)
99 km (61 mi) S of Palpa (pop: 5,880)
145 km (90 mi) SW of Puquio (Provincia de Lucanas) (pop: 10,500)
159 km (99 mi) SSE of Ica (pop: 246,800)
373 km (232 mi) S of Huancayo (pop: 376,700)
421 km (262 mi) SSE of Lima (pop: 7,737,000)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 2.2 x 1010 joules (6.22 megawatt hours, equivalent to 5.35 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.7||28 km||Near Coast Of Central Peru||EMSC|
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