Mag. 4.8 earthquake - 106km SSE of Acari, Peru, on 2019-07-23 06:41:24 -05:00 -
Light magnitude 4.8 earthquake at 10 km depth
23 Jul 12:30 UTC: First to report: USGS after 49 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2019-07-23 06:41:24 -05:00
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.3161°S / 74.2285°W (Peru)
Nearest volcano: Sara Sara (138 km / 86 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
42 km (26 mi) SSW of Puerto Viejo (Provincia de Caravelí, Arequipa) (pop: 56)
43 km (26 mi) SW of Punta de Lobos (Arequipa) (pop: 8)
60 km (37 mi) SSE of Atiquipa (Caravelí, Arequipa) (pop: 137)
63 km (39 mi) SSW of Achanizo (Provincia de Caravelí, Arequipa) (pop: 352)
66 km (41 mi) W of Atico (Arequipa) (pop: 199)
75 km (46 mi) S of Tocota (pop: 91)
288 km (179 mi) W of Arequipa (pop: 841,100)
563 km (350 mi) SSE of Lima (pop: 7,737,000)
Primary data source: USGS
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||10 km||106km SSE of Acari, Peru||USGS|
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