Mag. 3.7 earthquake - Near Coast Of Southern Peru on Saturday, 7 December 2019 at 12:13 (GMT) -
Minor magnitude 3.7 earthquake at 21 km depth
7 Dec 14:40 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 2 hours and 27 minutes.
Depth: 21.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.1°S / 74.07°W (Peru)
Nearest volcano: Sara Sara (108 km / 67 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
18 km (11 mi) W of Punta de Lobos (Arequipa) (pop: 8)
49 km (31 mi) WNW of Atico (Arequipa) (pop: 199)
123 km (76 mi) SSW of Coracora (Parinacochas, Ayacucho) (pop: 7,420)
143 km (89 mi) SE of San Juan de Marcona (pop: 12,800)
149 km (93 mi) SE of Minas de Marcona (Nazca) (pop: 15,500)
169 km (105 mi) SE of Nazca (pop: 23,600)
273 km (169 mi) W of Arequipa (pop: 841,100)
553 km (343 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||21 km||Near Coast Of Southern Peru||EMSC|
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