Moderate mag. 4.2 earthquake - 182 km northwest of Arequipa, Peru, on Tuesday, 28 April 2020 at 12:59 (GMT) -
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Moderate magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 19 km depth
28 Apr 13:41 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 42 minutes.
Date & time: 28 Apr 2020 12:59:49 UTC -
Depth: 19.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.71°S / 73.08°W (Provincia de Condesuyos, Arequipa, Peru)
Nearest volcano: Solimana (40 km / 25 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
9 km (6 mi) N of Quiscayoc (pop: 92) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) WSW of Arirahua (pop: 735) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) WNW of Yanaquihua (pop: 554) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (16 mi) SW of Chichas (pop: 185) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) SW of Salamanca (pop: 547) --> See nearby quakes!
93 km (58 mi) WSW of Orcopampa (Castilla) (pop: 5,640) --> See nearby quakes!
109 km (68 mi) NNW of Camana (Camaná) (pop: 16,400) --> See nearby quakes!
120 km (74 mi) NW of El Pedregal (pop: 20,100) --> See nearby quakes!
182 km (113 mi) WNW of Arequipa (pop: 841,100) --> See nearby quakes!
590 km (367 mi) SE of Lima (pop: 7,737,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 1011 joules (35 megawatt hours, equivalent to 30.1 tons of TNT) More info
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|4.2||19 km||Southern Peru||EMSC|
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