Light mag. 4.2 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 90 km southwest of Ica, Peru, on Tuesday, 3 December 2019 at 00:33 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 35 km depth
3 Dec 02:26 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 1 hour and 53 minutes.
Depth: 35.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.69°S / 76.26°W (South Pacific Ocean, Peru)
Nearby towns and cities:
71 km (44 mi) W of Hacienda Ullujaya (pop: 249) --> See nearby quakes!
82 km (51 mi) SW of Santiago (Ica) (pop: 10,400) --> See nearby quakes!
90 km (56 mi) SW of Ica (pop: 246,800) --> See nearby quakes!
109 km (68 mi) S of Pisco (pop: 61,900) --> See nearby quakes!
114 km (71 mi) S of San Clemente (Pisco) (pop: 15,800) --> See nearby quakes!
137 km (85 mi) WNW of Marcona (Nazca) (pop: 15,500) --> See nearby quakes!
143 km (89 mi) W of Nazca (pop: 23,600) --> See nearby quakes!
143 km (89 mi) S of Chincha Alta (pop: 153,100) --> See nearby quakes!
180 km (112 mi) S of Nuevo Imperial (Provincia de Cañete) (pop: 32,300) --> See nearby quakes!
306 km (190 mi) SSE of Lima (pop: 7,737,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 1011 joules (35 megawatt hours, equivalent to 30.1 tons of TNT) More info
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|4.2||35 km||Near Coast Of Central Peru||EMSC|
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