Moderate mag. 4.7 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 63 km south of San Juan de Marcona, Peru, on Sunday, November 17, 2013 07:27:49
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Moderate magnitude 4.7 earthquake at 32 km depth
17 Nov 12:59 UTC: First to report: USGS after 31 minutes.
Date & time: 17 Nov 2013 12:27:49 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Sunday, November 17, 2013 07:27:49
Depth: 32.2 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.9317°S / 75.184°W (South Pacific Ocean, Peru)
Nearest volcano: Sara Sara (197 km / 122 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
63 km (39 mi) S of San Juan de Marcona (pop: 12,800) --> See nearby quakes!
80 km (50 mi) S of Minas de Marcona (Nazca) (pop: 15,500) --> See nearby quakes!
125 km (78 mi) SSW of Nazca (pop: 23,600) --> See nearby quakes!
215 km (134 mi) SSE of Ica (pop: 246,800) --> See nearby quakes!
270 km (168 mi) SSE of Pisco (pop: 61,900) --> See nearby quakes!
273 km (169 mi) SSE of San Clemente (Pisco) (pop: 15,800) --> See nearby quakes!
275 km (171 mi) WNW of Camana (Camaná) (pop: 16,400) --> See nearby quakes!
298 km (185 mi) SSE of Chincha Alta (pop: 153,100) --> See nearby quakes!
356 km (221 mi) SW of Abancay (pop: 55,100) --> See nearby quakes!
476 km (296 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 4.8||22 km||Near Coast of Peru||GFZ|
|M 4.7||10 km||NEAR COAST OF CENTRAL PERU||EMSC|
|M 4.7||32 km||80km S of Minas de Marcona, Peru||USGS|
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