Light mag. 4.2 earthquake - Near Coast Of Northern Peru on Monday, 25 May 2020
25 May 18:00 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 41 minutes.
Depth: 30.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 3.99°S / 81.04°W (Peru)
Nearby towns and cities:
7 km (4 mi) W of Punta Sal (pop: 100)
9 km (6 mi) NW of Carpitas (pop: 0)
11 km (7 mi) N of Cerro Pelado (pop: 0)
141 km (88 mi) NW of Piura (pop: 325,500)
145 km (90 mi) SW of Machala (pop: 198,100)
999 km (621 mi) NW of Lima (pop: 7,737,000)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 1011 joules (35 megawatt hours, equivalent to 30.1 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Mon, 25 May 17:19 UTC||M 4.2 / 30 km||Near Coast Of Northern Peru||EMSC|
User reports for this quake
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