Light mag. 4.2 earthquake - 108 km northwest of Arequipa, Peru, on Thursday, 16 July 2020 at 21:24 (GMT) -
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Light magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 105 km depth
16 Jul 21:45 UTC: First to report: USGS after 20 minutes.
Date & time: 16 Jul 2020 21:24:54 UTC -
Depth: 104.6 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.9915°S / 72.4505°W (Provincia de Castilla, Arequipa, Peru)
Nearest volcano: Huambo (39 km / 24 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
6 km (4 mi) NE of La Pampa (pop: 22) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) W of Lluta (Caylloma) (pop: 6,000) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) NW of El Pedregal (pop: 20,100) --> See nearby quakes!
68 km (42 mi) NW of Santa Rita de Siguas (pop: 4,010) --> See nearby quakes!
76 km (47 mi) NNE of Camana (Camaná) (pop: 16,400) --> See nearby quakes!
100 km (62 mi) WNW of Cono Norte (pop: 47,300) --> See nearby quakes!
107 km (67 mi) WNW of Selva Alegre (pop: 72,700) --> See nearby quakes!
108 km (67 mi) WNW of Arequipa (pop: 841,100) --> See nearby quakes!
110 km (68 mi) WNW of Ciudad Satelite (pop: 76,400) --> See nearby quakes!
661 km (411 mi) SE of Lima (pop: 7,737,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
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||105 km||46 km W of Lluta, Peru||USGS|
|4.2||105 km||Southern Peru||EMSC|
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