Moderate mag. 5.2 earthquake - Oruro, Bolivia, on Friday, 15 July 2005 at 01:07 (GMT)

Moderate mag. 5.2 earthquake  - Oruro, Bolivia, on Friday, 15 July 2005 at 01:07 (GMT)

Moderate magnitude 5.2 earthquake at 127 km depth

Date & time: 15 Jul 2005 01:07:16 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Magnitude: 5.2
Depth: 127.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 19.041°S / 68.752°W (Bolivia)
Nearest volcano: Isluga (15 km / 9 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
123 km (76 mi) N of Manca Collacagua (Provincia del Tamarugal, Tarapacá, Chile)
175 km (108 mi) ESE of Arica (Arica y Parinacota, Chile) (pop: 186,000)
195 km (121 mi) SE of Tacna (Peru) (pop: 280,100)
196 km (122 mi) NE of Iquique (Tarapacá, Chile) (pop: 227,500)
206 km (128 mi) SW of Oruro (Cercado, Departamento de Oruro) (pop: 208,700)
290 km (180 mi) SSW of La Paz (Departamento de La Paz) (pop: 812,800)
330 km (205 mi) SW of Cochabamba (Departamento de Cochabamba) (pop: 900,400)
416 km (259 mi) SE of Arequipa (Peru) (pop: 841,100)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 4 x 1012 joules (1.11 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 951 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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M 5.2127 kmOruro, BoliviaUSGS
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