Light mag. 4.1 earthquake - 33 km southeast of Arirahua, Arequipa, Peru, on Thursday, 17 Dec 2020 4:54 pm (GMT -5) -

Light mag. 4.1 earthquake - 33 km southeast of Arirahua, Arequipa, Peru, on Thursday, 17 Dec 2020 4:54 pm (GMT -5)

Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 115 km depth

17 Dec 22:52 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 57 minutes.
17 Dec 22:54: Now using data updates from IGP
Date & time: 17 Dec 2020 21:54:55 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Thursday, 17 Dec 2020 4:54 pm (GMT -5)
Magnitude: 4.1
Depth: 115.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.9297°S / 72.8061°W (Provincia de Condesuyos, Arequipa, Peru)
Nearest volcano: Coropuna (49 km / 30 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
15 km (9 mi) NW of Pachana (pop: 16) --> See nearby quakes!
78 km (48 mi) N of Camana (Camaná) (pop: 16,400) --> See nearby quakes!
81 km (51 mi) NW of El Pedregal (pop: 20,100) --> See nearby quakes!
85 km (53 mi) W of Lluta (Caylloma) (pop: 6,000) --> See nearby quakes!
138 km (86 mi) WNW of Cono Norte (pop: 47,300) --> See nearby quakes!
145 km (90 mi) WNW of Selva Alegre (pop: 72,700) --> See nearby quakes!
145 km (90 mi) WNW of Jacobo Hunter (pop: 46,100) --> See nearby quakes!
145 km (90 mi) WNW of Arequipa (pop: 841,100) --> See nearby quakes!
147 km (92 mi) WNW of Ciudad Satelite (pop: 76,400) --> See nearby quakes!
628 km (390 mi) SE of Lima (pop: 7,737,000) --> See nearby quakes!
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
4.1115 km19 Km Al Oeste-SO De Chuquibamba, Condesuyos - Arequipa, PeruIGP
4.1115 kmSOUTHERN PERUEMSC

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