Light mag. 4.1 earthquake - 147 km southwest of Arequipa, Peru, on Thursday, 30 April 2020 at 16:46 (GMT) -
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Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 26 km depth
30 Apr 23:28 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 7 hours.
Date & time: 30 Apr 2020 16:46:19 UTC -
Depth: 26.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.28°S / 72.56°W (South Pacific Ocean, Peru)
Nearest volcano: Cerro Nicholson (143 km / 89 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
58 km (36 mi) WSW of Islay (Matarani) (pop: 4,820) --> See nearby quakes!
65 km (40 mi) WSW of Mollendo (Provincia de Islay) (pop: 29,000) --> See nearby quakes!
75 km (46 mi) SSE of Camana (Camaná) (pop: 16,400) --> See nearby quakes!
82 km (51 mi) W of Punta de Bombon (Provincia de Islay) (pop: 6,340) --> See nearby quakes!
88 km (55 mi) WSW of Cocachacra (Provincia de Islay) (pop: 8,800) --> See nearby quakes!
145 km (90 mi) SW of Ciudad Satelite (pop: 76,400) --> See nearby quakes!
147 km (91 mi) SW of Arequipa (pop: 841,100) --> See nearby quakes!
149 km (93 mi) SW of Selva Alegre (pop: 72,700) --> See nearby quakes!
173 km (107 mi) W of Moquegua (pop: 54,500) --> See nearby quakes!
755 km (469 mi) SE of Lima (pop: 7,737,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 1010 joules (24.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 21.3 tons of TNT) More info
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|4.1||26 km||Near Coast Of Southern Peru||EMSC|
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