Mag. 4.2 earthquake - Near the Coast of Southern Peru on Tuesday, 26 June 2001 at 07:04 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 33 km depth
Depth: 33.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.688°S / 73.781°W (Peru)
Nearest volcano: Sara Sara (155 km / 96 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
56 km (35 mi) SSW of Atico (pop: 199) --> See nearby quakes!
114 km (71 mi) W of Camana (Camaná) (pop: 16,400) --> See nearby quakes!
173 km (108 mi) WSW of El Pedregal (pop: 20,100) --> See nearby quakes!
192 km (119 mi) W of Mollendo (Provincia de Islay) (pop: 29,000) --> See nearby quakes!
238 km (148 mi) W of Cono Norte (pop: 47,300) --> See nearby quakes!
239 km (149 mi) W of Jacobo Hunter (pop: 46,100) --> See nearby quakes!
242 km (150 mi) W of Arequipa (pop: 841,100) --> See nearby quakes!
242 km (150 mi) W of Ciudad Satelite (pop: 76,400) --> See nearby quakes!
243 km (151 mi) W of Selva Alegre (pop: 72,700) --> See nearby quakes!
624 km (388 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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|M 4.2||33 km||near the coast of southern Peru||USGS|
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