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Light mag. 4.2 earthquake - 159 km north of Arequipa, Peru, on Sunday, April 26, 2020 at 01:54 GMT

Light mag. 4.2 earthquake - 159 km north of Arequipa, Peru, on Sunday, April 26, 2020 at 01:54 GMT

Light magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 151 km depth

Date & time: Apr 26, 2020 01:54:09 UTC
Magnitude: 4.2
Depth: 151.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.96782°S / 71.46693°W (Provincia de Espinar, Cusco, Peru)
Antipode: 14.968°N / 108.533°E
Nearest volcano: Quimsachata (87 km / 54 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
8 km (5 mi) E of Totora (pop: 86) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) SSW of Espinar (pop: 23,900) --> See nearby quakes!
60 km (37 mi) N of Ccolo (Arequipa) (pop: 3,860) --> See nearby quakes!
68 km (43 mi) NNW of Jayune (Arequipa) (pop: 4,260) --> See nearby quakes!
82 km (51 mi) SSW of Sicuani (Canchis) (pop: 33,600) --> See nearby quakes!
83 km (52 mi) S of Yanaoca (pop: 3,910) --> See nearby quakes!
88 km (55 mi) SE of Santo Tomas (pop: 4,130) --> See nearby quakes!
95 km (59 mi) W of Ayaviri (Melgar, Puno) (pop: 19,300) --> See nearby quakes!
170 km (105 mi) SSE of Cusco (pop: 312,100) --> See nearby quakes!
684 km (425 mi) ESE of Lima (Lima Province) (pop: 7,737,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USP
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 1011 joules (35 megawatt hours, equivalent to 30.1 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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4.2151 kmCentral PeruUSP

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