Light mag. 4.0 earthquake - 41 km west of Piura, Peru, on 02/04/2020 17:22:53 -
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Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 42 km depth
Local time at epicenter: 02/04/2020 17:22:53
Depth: 42.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 5.2813°S / 80.9957°W (Provincia de Paita, Piura, Peru)
Nearby towns and cities:
25 km (16 mi) SSE of Paita (pop: 56,200) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (19 mi) WNW of La Union (Piura) (pop: 34,800) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) W of Catacaos (pop: 57,300) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (22 mi) NNW of Sechura (pop: 23,000) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (23 mi) WSW of San Martin (pop: 130,000) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (26 mi) WSW of Piura (pop: 325,500) --> See nearby quakes!
54 km (34 mi) SW of Sullana (pop: 160,800) --> See nearby quakes!
55 km (34 mi) SW of Marcavelica (Sullana) (pop: 25,600) --> See nearby quakes!
209 km (130 mi) NW of Chiclayo (Lambayeque) (pop: 577,400) --> See nearby quakes!
869 km (540 mi) NNW of Lima (pop: 7,737,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: IGP
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 1010 joules (17.5 megawatt hours, equivalent to 15.1 tons of TNT) More info
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|4.0||42 km||25 Km Al Sur-SE De Paita, Paita - Piura (Peru)||IGP|
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