Light mag. 4.5 earthquake - 134 km west of Arequipa, Peru, on Wednesday, 8 April 2020 at 18:43 (GMT) -
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Light magnitude 4.5 earthquake at 119 km depth
8 Apr 22:18 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 4 hours.
Date & time: 8 Apr 2020 18:43:53 UTC -
Depth: 119.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16°S / 72.72°W (Provincia de Condesuyos, Arequipa, Peru)
Nearest volcano: Coropuna (54 km / 34 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
4 km (2 mi) N of Pachana (pop: 16) --> See nearby quakes!
69 km (43 mi) NW of El Pedregal (pop: 20,100) --> See nearby quakes!
69 km (43 mi) N of Camana (Camaná) (pop: 16,400) --> See nearby quakes!
75 km (47 mi) W of Lluta (Caylloma) (pop: 6,000) --> See nearby quakes!
127 km (79 mi) WNW of Cono Norte (pop: 47,300) --> See nearby quakes!
134 km (83 mi) WNW of Jacobo Hunter (pop: 46,100) --> See nearby quakes!
134 km (83 mi) WNW of Selva Alegre (pop: 72,700) --> See nearby quakes!
134 km (83 mi) WNW of Arequipa (pop: 841,100) --> See nearby quakes!
136 km (84 mi) WNW of Ciudad Satelite (pop: 76,400) --> See nearby quakes!
640 km (398 mi) SE of Lima (pop: 7,737,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 1011 joules (98.6 megawatt hours, equivalent to 84.8 tons of TNT) More info
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|4.5||119 km||Near Coast Of Southern Peru||EMSC|
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