Light mag. 4.1 earthquake - Provincia de Condesuyos, 84 km northwest of Camana, Arequipa, Peru, on Thursday, 21 December 2006 at 22:37 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 36 km depth
1 Jan 00:00 UTC: First to report: USGS after 30 seconds.
Depth: 36.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16°S / 73.15°W (Provincia de Condesuyos, Arequipa, Peru)
Nearest volcano: Solimana (72 km / 45 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
19 km (12 mi) SSW of Potrero (pop: 16) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) SW of Yanaquihua (pop: 554) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (27 mi) SSW of Arirahua (pop: 735) --> See nearby quakes!
84 km (52 mi) NW of Camana (Camaná) (pop: 16,400) --> See nearby quakes!
110 km (68 mi) WNW of El Pedregal (pop: 20,100) --> See nearby quakes!
119 km (74 mi) SW of Orcopampa (Castilla) (pop: 5,640) --> See nearby quakes!
121 km (75 mi) W of Lluta (Caylloma) (pop: 6,000) --> See nearby quakes!
166 km (103 mi) NW of Mollendo (Provincia de Islay) (pop: 29,000) --> See nearby quakes!
178 km (111 mi) WNW of Arequipa (pop: 841,100) --> See nearby quakes!
607 km (377 mi) SE of Lima (pop: 7,737,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 1010 joules (24.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 21.3 tons of TNT) More info
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|4.1||36 km||near the coast of southern Peru||USGS|
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