Moderate mag. 4.2 earthquake - 238 km west of Arequipa, Peru, on Tuesday, 21 July 2020 at 21:26 (GMT) -
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Moderate magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 10 km depth
22 Jul 10:14 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 13 hours.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.17°S / 73.75°W (Provincia de Caraveli, Arequipa, Peru)
Nearest volcano: Sara Sara (99 km / 62 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
14 km (9 mi) WNW of Atico (pop: 199) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) SE of Puerto Viejo (pop: 56) --> See nearby quakes!
122 km (76 mi) WNW of Camana (Camaná) (pop: 16,400) --> See nearby quakes!
126 km (79 mi) S of Coracora (Parinacochas, Ayacucho) (pop: 7,420) --> See nearby quakes!
168 km (104 mi) W of El Pedregal (pop: 20,100) --> See nearby quakes!
180 km (112 mi) SE of Marcona (Nazca) (pop: 15,500) --> See nearby quakes!
196 km (122 mi) SE of Nazca (pop: 23,600) --> See nearby quakes!
208 km (129 mi) WNW of Mollendo (Provincia de Islay) (pop: 29,000) --> See nearby quakes!
238 km (148 mi) W of Arequipa (pop: 841,100) --> See nearby quakes!
579 km (360 mi) SE of Lima (pop: 7,737,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GFZ (German Research Centre for Geosciences)
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||10 km||Near Coast of Peru||GFZ|
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