Light mag. 4.6 earthquake - 15 km northwest of Arirahua, Provincia de Condesuyos, Arequipa, Peru, on Monday, December 23, 2013 01:03:08
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Light magnitude 4.6 earthquake at 96 km depth
23 Dec 10:31 UTC: First to report: USGS after 4 hours.
Date & time: 23 Dec 2013 06:03:08 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Monday, December 23, 2013 01:03:08
Depth: 96.3 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.5892°S / 73.0478°W (Provincia de Condesuyos, Arequipa, Peru)
Nearest volcano: Coropuna (43 km / 27 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
12 km (8 mi) WSW of Santa Catalina (pop: 58) --> See nearby quakes!
84 km (52 mi) WSW of Orcopampa (Castilla) (pop: 5,640) --> See nearby quakes!
121 km (75 mi) NNW of Camana (Camaná) (pop: 16,400) --> See nearby quakes!
126 km (78 mi) NW of El Pedregal (pop: 20,100) --> See nearby quakes!
177 km (110 mi) WNW of Cono Norte (pop: 47,300) --> See nearby quakes!
184 km (115 mi) WNW of Selva Alegre (pop: 72,700) --> See nearby quakes!
185 km (115 mi) WNW of Arequipa (pop: 841,100) --> See nearby quakes!
186 km (115 mi) WNW of Jacobo Hunter (pop: 46,100) --> See nearby quakes!
187 km (116 mi) WNW of Ciudad Satelite (pop: 76,400) --> See nearby quakes!
583 km (362 mi) SE of Lima (pop: 7,737,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 5 x 1011 joules (139 megawatt hours, equivalent to 120 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.3||1 km||Southern Peru||GFZ|
|M 4.6||89 km||SOUTHERN PERU||EMSC|
|M 4.6||96 km||83km WSW of Orcopampa, Peru||USGS|
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