Light mag. 4.0 earthquake - 198 km southwest of Arequipa, Peru, on Wednesday, 18 March 2020 at 18:19 (GMT) -
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Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 20 km depth
18 Mar 18:52 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 33 minutes.
Date & time: 18 Mar 2020 18:19:00 UTC -
Depth: 20.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.59°S / 72.92°W (South Pacific Ocean, Peru)
Nearest volcano: Cerro Nicholson (193 km / 120 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
107 km (67 mi) SSW of La Punta (pop: 264) --> See nearby quakes!
110 km (68 mi) S of Camana (Camaná) (pop: 16,400) --> See nearby quakes!
115 km (71 mi) SW of Mollendo (Provincia de Islay) (pop: 29,000) --> See nearby quakes!
167 km (104 mi) W of Ilo (pop: 53,500) --> See nearby quakes!
194 km (120 mi) SW of Jacobo Hunter (pop: 46,100) --> See nearby quakes!
196 km (122 mi) SW of Ciudad Satelite (pop: 76,400) --> See nearby quakes!
198 km (123 mi) SW of Arequipa (pop: 841,100) --> See nearby quakes!
201 km (125 mi) SW of Selva Alegre (pop: 72,700) --> See nearby quakes!
215 km (134 mi) WSW of Moquegua (pop: 54,500) --> See nearby quakes!
759 km (471 mi) SE of Lima (pop: 7,737,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 1010 joules (17.5 megawatt hours, equivalent to 15.1 tons of TNT) More info
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|4.0||20 km||Near Coast Of Southern Peru||EMSC|
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