Mag. 4.6 earthquake - Central Peru on Thursday, 30 May 2019 at 09:37 (GMT)
Light magnitude 4.6 earthquake at 10 km depth
30 May 09:49 UTC: First to report: USP after 13 minutes.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.26631°S / 74.09306°W (Peru)
Nearest volcano: Cerro Auquihuato (133 km / 83 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
48 km (30 mi) N of Puquio (Provincia de Lucanas) (pop: 10,500)
62 km (38 mi) NNW of Tambo (Lucanas Province) (pop: 5,030)
92 km (57 mi) NNW of Coracora (Parinacochas) (pop: 7,420)
99 km (61 mi) SW of Talavera (Andahuaylas) (pop: 7,380)
111 km (69 mi) NE of Nazca (pop: 23,600)
124 km (77 mi) S of Ayacucho (pop: 140,000)
363 km (225 mi) NW of Arequipa (pop: 841,100)
403 km (250 mi) SE of Lima (pop: 7,737,000)
Primary data source: USP
Estimated released energy: 5 x 1011 joules (139 megawatt hours, equivalent to 120 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.6||10 km||Central Peru||USP|
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