Light mag. 4.6 earthquake - 25 km northwest of Chivay, Provincia de Caylloma, Arequipa, Peru, on Sunday, 20 December 2020 at 16:36 (GMT) -
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Light magnitude 4.6 earthquake at 113 km depth
Date & time: 20 Dec 2020 16:36:49 UTC -
Depth: 112.9 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.4757°S / 71.7612°W (Provincia de Caylloma, Arequipa, Peru)
Nearest volcano: Sabancaya (35 km / 22 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
16 km (10 mi) NNE of Madrigal (pop: 690) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (15 mi) NW of Chivay (pop: 4,540) --> See nearby quakes!
66 km (41 mi) NNE of Lluta (Caylloma) (pop: 6,000) --> See nearby quakes!
66 km (41 mi) ESE of Orcopampa (Castilla) (pop: 5,640) --> See nearby quakes!
85 km (53 mi) SSW of Espinar (Cusco) (pop: 23,900) --> See nearby quakes!
87 km (54 mi) N of Yura (Arequipa) (pop: 5,690) --> See nearby quakes!
96 km (60 mi) NNW of Cono Norte (pop: 47,300) --> See nearby quakes!
103 km (64 mi) NNW of Selva Alegre (pop: 72,700) --> See nearby quakes!
105 km (66 mi) NNW of Arequipa (pop: 841,100) --> See nearby quakes!
685 km (426 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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|4.6||113 km||- 15 km NNE of Madrigal, Peru||USGS|
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