Light mag. 4.4 earthquake - 107 km northwest of Arequipa, Peru, on Wednesday, 8 April 2020 at 18:44 (GMT) -

Light mag. 4.4 earthquake - 107 km northwest of Arequipa, Peru, on Wednesday, 8 April 2020 at 18:44 (GMT)

Light magnitude 4.4 earthquake at 143 km depth

8 Apr 19:43 UTC: First to report: USP after 59 minutes.
Date & time: 8 Apr 2020 18:44:01 UTC -
Magnitude: 4.4
Depth: 143.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.51683°S / 71.92684°W (Provincia de Caylloma, Arequipa, Peru)
Nearest volcano: Sabancaya (30 km / 19 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
6 km (3 mi) ENE of Tocallo (pop: 62) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) WNW of Chivay (pop: 4,540) --> See nearby quakes!
53 km (33 mi) ESE of Orcopampa (Castilla) (pop: 5,640) --> See nearby quakes!
56 km (35 mi) N of Lluta (Caylloma) (pop: 6,000) --> See nearby quakes!
97 km (60 mi) NNW of Cono Norte (pop: 47,300) --> See nearby quakes!
98 km (61 mi) SW of Espinar (Cusco) (pop: 23,900) --> See nearby quakes!
98 km (61 mi) NNE of El Pedregal (pop: 20,100) --> See nearby quakes!
104 km (65 mi) NNW of Selva Alegre (pop: 72,700) --> See nearby quakes!
107 km (66 mi) NNW of Arequipa (pop: 841,100) --> See nearby quakes!
673 km (418 mi) SE of Lima (pop: 7,737,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USP
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 1011 joules (69.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 60 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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4.4143 kmSouthern PeruUSP
4.5107 kmNear Coast of PeruGFZ

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