Mag. 3.6 earthquake - Southern Peru on Saturday, 28 September 2019 at 10:02 (GMT) -
Minor magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 13 km depth
28 Sep 13:14 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 3 hours.
Date & time: 28 Sep 2019 10:02:00 UTC -
Depth: 13.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.32°S / 72.86°W
Nearest volcano: Coropuna
(32 km / 20 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:16 km (10 mi) ESE of Huanuca
(pop: 22)16 km (10 mi) E of Cupe
(pop: 75)21 km (13 mi) N of Salamanca
(pop: 547)22 km (14 mi) SSW of Huaynacotas
(pop: 849)26 km (16 mi) NNE of Chichas
(pop: 185)56 km (35 mi) W of Orcopampa (Castilla)
(pop: 5,640)186 km (115 mi) NW of Arequipa
(pop: 841,100)579 km (360 mi) SE of Lima
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 1.6 x 1010
joules (4.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 3.79 tons of TNT) More info
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