Moderate mag. 4.7 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 70 km northwest of Minas de Marcona, Peru, on Monday, November 11, 2013 00:15:47
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Moderate magnitude 4.7 earthquake at 17 km depth
11 Nov 06:14 UTC: First to report: USGS after 58 minutes.
Date & time: 11 Nov 2013 05:15:47 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Monday, November 11, 2013 00:15:47
Depth: 17.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.8901°S / 75.6745°W (South Pacific Ocean, Peru)
Nearest volcano: Sara Sara (244 km / 152 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
34 km (21 mi) S of Hacienda Ullujaya (pop: 249) --> See nearby quakes!
66 km (41 mi) SW of Palpa (pop: 5,880) --> See nearby quakes!
70 km (44 mi) WNW of Minas de Marcona (Nazca) (pop: 15,500) --> See nearby quakes!
76 km (47 mi) NW of San Juan de Marcona (pop: 12,800) --> See nearby quakes!
79 km (49 mi) S of Santiago (Ica) (pop: 10,400) --> See nearby quakes!
79 km (49 mi) W of Nazca (pop: 23,600) --> See nearby quakes!
92 km (57 mi) S of Ica (pop: 246,800) --> See nearby quakes!
143 km (89 mi) SSE of Pisco (pop: 61,900) --> See nearby quakes!
172 km (107 mi) SSE of Chincha Alta (pop: 153,100) --> See nearby quakes!
349 km (217 mi) SSE of Lima (pop: 7,737,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 1011 joules (197 megawatt hours, equivalent to 169 tons of TNT) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|M 4.7||17 km||65km SW of Palpa, Peru||USGS|
|M 4.7||12 km||NEAR COAST OF CENTRAL PERU||EMSC|
|M 4.7||30 km||Near Coast of Peru||GFZ|
User reports for this quake
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