Mag. 3.7 earthquake - Near Coast Of Southern Peru on Thursday, 5 September 2019 at 01:26 (GMT) -
Minor magnitude 3.7 earthquake at 15 km depth
5 Sep 07:14 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 6 hours.
Depth: 15.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.02°S / 73.07°W (Peru)
Nearest volcano: Coropuna (72 km / 45 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
42 km (26 mi) SSW of Arirahua (Arequipa) (pop: 735)
55 km (34 mi) SSW of Chichas (Arequipa) (pop: 185)
55 km (34 mi) WSW of Pacaychacra (Arequipa) (pop: 91)
63 km (39 mi) SSW of Salamanca (Arequipa) (pop: 547)
63 km (39 mi) ENE of Atico (Arequipa) (pop: 199)
77 km (48 mi) NNW of Camaná (Arequipa) (pop: 16,400)
169 km (105 mi) WNW of Arequipa (pop: 841,100)
615 km (382 mi) SE 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||15 km||Near Coast Of Southern Peru||EMSC|
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