Moderate mag. 4.5 earthquake - 88 km northeast of Tacna, Peru, on Sunday, July 26, 2020 at 11:28 (GMT) -
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Moderate magnitude 4.5 earthquake at 10 km depth
26 Jul 11:41 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 13 minutes.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.29°S / 69.93°W↗ (Provincia de Tarata, Tacna, Peru)
Antipode: 17.29°N / 110.07°E↗
Nearest volcano: Nevados Casiri (24 km / 15 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
12 km (7 mi) E of Chuquitira (pop: 4,220) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) NNE of Tarata (pop: 3,050) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) E of Quilahuani (pop: 3,180) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (24 mi) NE of Chipispaya (pop: 1,930) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) ENE of Totoral (pop: 1,980) --> See nearby quakes!
64 km (40 mi) ENE of Ilabaya (Jorge Basadre) (pop: 9,490) --> See nearby quakes!
88 km (54 mi) NNE of Tacna (pop: 280,100) --> See nearby quakes!
100 km (62 mi) ESE of Torata (Mariscal Nieto, Moquegua) (pop: 7,050) --> See nearby quakes!
107 km (67 mi) E of Moquegua (pop: 54,500) --> See nearby quakes!
961 km (597 mi) SE of Lima (pop: 7,737,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GFZ (German Research Centre for Geosciences)
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
Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
|4.5||10 km||Peru-Bolivia Border Region||GFZ|
|3.9||24 km||51 km al NO de Visviri (Peru)||GUG (U. Chile)|
|4.6||20 km||Southern Peru||EMSC|
|4.6||23 km||35 km ESE of Tarata, Peru||USGS|
|4.3||64 km||Central Bolivia||USP|
User reports for this quake
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