Light mag. 3.7 earthquake - 48 km south of Cusco, Cuzco, Peru, on Thursday, 23 January 2020 at 17:43 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 3.7 earthquake at 9 km depth
23 Jan 21:22 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 4 hours.
Depth: 9.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 13.93°S / 71.81°W (Provincia de Paruro, Cusco, Peru)
Nearest volcano: Quimsachata (60 km / 37 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) SE of Pampacucho (pop: 154) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) SW of Urcos (Quispicanchi) (pop: 5,480) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) SSE of Wanchaq (pop: 59,100) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) SSE of Cuzco (pop: 312,100) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (30 mi) SSE of Santiago (pop: 64,100) --> See nearby quakes!
52 km (32 mi) NW of Yanaoca (pop: 3,910) --> See nearby quakes!
63 km (39 mi) SE of Anta (pop: 5,860) --> See nearby quakes!
68 km (42 mi) SSE of Calca (pop: 9,180) --> See nearby quakes!
73 km (46 mi) WNW of Sicuani (Canchis) (pop: 33,600) --> See nearby quakes!
603 km (375 mi) ESE of Lima (pop: 7,737,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
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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|3.7||9 km||Central Peru||EMSC|
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