Mag. 4.1 earthquake - 46 km southeast of San Juan, Provincia de Nazca, Peru, on 16/10/2020 23:16:10 -

Mag. 4.1 earthquake  - 46 km southeast of San Juan, Provincia de Nazca, Peru, on 16/10/2020 23:16:10

Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 40 km depth

17 Oct 05:07 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 51 minutes.
17 Oct 05:09: Now using data updates from IGP
Date & time: 17 Oct 2020 04:16:10 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 16/10/2020 23:16:10
Magnitude: 4.1
Depth: 40.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.7025°S / 74.9156°W (Peru)
Nearest volcano: Sara Sara (162 km / 101 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
31 km (19 mi) WSW of Chaviña (Provincia de Caravelí) (pop: 166)
45 km (28 mi) SW of Acarí (Caravelí) (pop: 4,450)
46 km (29 mi) SE of San Juan de Marcona (pop: 12,800)
58 km (36 mi) SSE of Minas de Marcona (Nazca) (pop: 15,500)
60 km (37 mi) W of Atiquipa (Caravelí) (pop: 137)
97 km (60 mi) S of Nazca (pop: 23,600)
202 km (125 mi) SSE of Ica (pop: 246,800)
467 km (290 mi) SSE of Lima (pop: 7,737,000)
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Overcast Clouds 16.4°C (61 F), humidity: 89%, wind: 6 m/s (12 kts) from SE
Primary data source: IGP
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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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 4.140 km16 Km Al Sur SO De Lomas, Caraveli - Arequipa, PeruIGP
M 4.140 kmNear Coast Of Southern PeruEMSC

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