Light mag. 4.5 earthquake - 252 km west of Arequipa, Peru, on Friday, 24 July 2020 at 07:43 (GMT) -
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Light magnitude 4.5 earthquake at 35 km depth
24 Jul 08:07 UTC: First to report: USGS after 24 minutes.
Depth: 35.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.4742°S / 73.8999°W (South Pacific Ocean, Peru)
Nearest volcano: Sara Sara (136 km / 85 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
42 km (26 mi) SW of Atico (pop: 199) --> See nearby quakes!
128 km (79 mi) W of Camana (Camaná) (pop: 16,400) --> See nearby quakes!
161 km (100 mi) S of Coracora (Parinacochas) (pop: 7,420) --> See nearby quakes!
183 km (113 mi) W of El Pedregal (pop: 20,100) --> See nearby quakes!
183 km (114 mi) SE of San Juan de Marcona (pop: 12,800) --> See nearby quakes!
191 km (119 mi) SE of Marcona (Nazca) (pop: 15,500) --> See nearby quakes!
199 km (124 mi) S of Puquio (Provincia de Lucanas) (pop: 10,500) --> See nearby quakes!
210 km (130 mi) WNW of Mollendo (Provincia de Islay) (pop: 29,000) --> See nearby quakes!
214 km (133 mi) SSE of Nazca (pop: 23,600) --> See nearby quakes!
597 km (371 mi) SE of Lima (pop: 7,737,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 1011 joules (98.6 megawatt hours, equivalent to 84.8 tons of TNT) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|4.5||35 km||128 km W of Camaná, Peru||USGS|
|4.5||30 km||Near Coast Of Southern Peru||EMSC|
|4.6||10 km||Near Coast of Peru||GFZ|
|4.4||35 km||Near Coast of Peru||USP|
User reports for this quake
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