Mag. 4.0 earthquake - 13 km east of Puquio, Provincia de Lucanas, Ayacucho, Peru, on Wednesday, 8 January 2020 at 20:21 (GMT) -
Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 104 km depth
8 Jan 22:16 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 1 hour and 55 minutes.
Depth: 104.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.71°S / 74.01°W (Peru)
Nearest volcano: Sara Sara (92 km / 57 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
13 km (8 mi) E of Puquio (Provincia de Lucanas) (pop: 10,500)
13 km (8 mi) NW of Tambo (Lucanas Province) (pop: 5,030)
43 km (27 mi) NW of Coracora (Parinacochas) (pop: 7,420)
101 km (63 mi) E of Nazca (pop: 23,600)
131 km (81 mi) ENE of Minas de Marcona (Nazca) (pop: 15,500)
174 km (108 mi) S of Ayacucho (pop: 140,000)
325 km (202 mi) NW of Arequipa (pop: 841,100)
441 km (274 mi) SE of Lima (pop: 7,737,000)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 1010 joules (17.5 megawatt hours, equivalent to 15.1 tons of TNT) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
|M 4.0||104 km||Central Peru||EMSC|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
be the first to report it!There are no user reports for this quake yet. If you felt it