Moderate mag. 4.9 earthquake - 205 km west of Arequipa, Peru, on 03/03/2020 01:00:09 -
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Moderate magnitude 4.9 earthquake at 29 km depth
Date & time: 3 Mar 2020 06:00:09 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 03/03/2020 01:00:09
Depth: 29.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.3615°S / 73.4571°W (South Pacific Ocean, Peru)
Nearest volcano: Sara Sara (115 km / 71 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
13 km (8 mi) WSW of Cerro de Arena (pop: 12) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) SE of Atico (pop: 199) --> See nearby quakes!
85 km (53 mi) WNW of Camana (Camaná) (pop: 16,400) --> See nearby quakes!
135 km (84 mi) W of El Pedregal (pop: 20,100) --> See nearby quakes!
152 km (94 mi) SSE of Coracora (Parinacochas) (pop: 7,420) --> See nearby quakes!
170 km (106 mi) WNW of Mollendo (Provincia de Islay) (pop: 29,000) --> See nearby quakes!
200 km (124 mi) W of Cono Norte (pop: 47,300) --> See nearby quakes!
218 km (136 mi) SE of Marcona (Nazca) (pop: 15,500) --> See nearby quakes!
233 km (145 mi) SE of Nazca (pop: 23,600) --> See nearby quakes!
616 km (382 mi) SE 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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|4.9||29 km||25 Km Al Sur-Este De Atico, Caraveli - Arequipa (Peru)||IGP|
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