Moderate mag. 4.9 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 70 km southwest of San Juan de Marcona, Peru, on 17/11/2013 07:27:42
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Moderate magnitude 4.9 earthquake at 23 km depth
Date & time: 17 Nov 2013 12:27:42 UTC
Local time at epicenter: 17/11/2013 07:27:42
Depth: 23.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.92°S / 75.48°W (South Pacific Ocean, Peru)
Nearest volcano: Sara Sara (227 km / 141 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
70 km (44 mi) SSW of San Juan de Marcona (pop: 12,800) --> See nearby quakes!
88 km (55 mi) SSW of Minas de Marcona (Nazca) (pop: 15,500) --> See nearby quakes!
134 km (83 mi) SSW of Nazca (pop: 23,600) --> See nearby quakes!
208 km (129 mi) S of Ica (pop: 246,800) --> See nearby quakes!
258 km (160 mi) SSE of Pisco (pop: 61,900) --> See nearby quakes!
261 km (162 mi) SSE of San Clemente (Pisco) (pop: 15,800) --> See nearby quakes!
288 km (179 mi) SSE of Chincha Alta (pop: 153,100) --> See nearby quakes!
306 km (190 mi) WNW of Camana (Camaná) (pop: 16,400) --> See nearby quakes!
378 km (235 mi) SW of Abancay (pop: 55,100) --> See nearby quakes!
462 km (287 mi) SSE of Lima (pop: 7,737,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: IGP
Estimated released energy: 1.4 x 1012 joules (392 megawatt hours, equivalent to 338 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.9||23 km||Peru||IGP|
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