Light mag. 4.0 earthquake - 11 km north of Chivay, Provincia de Caylloma, Arequipa, Peru, on Friday, January 1, 2021 at 03:10 GMT
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Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 187 km depth
1 Jan 17:29 UTC: First to report: USP after 14 hours.
Depth: 186.9 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.54021°S / 71.63255°W (Provincia de Caylloma, Arequipa, Peru)
Antipode: 15.54°N / 108.367°E
Nearest volcano: Sabancaya (35 km / 22 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
10 km (6 mi) NNW of La Calera (pop: 11) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) WSW of Ccolo (pop: 3,860) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (20 mi) NW of Huarancante (pop: 4,640) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) WNW of Llongasora (pop: 4,750) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) NW of Jatun Orcochiri (pop: 4,360) --> See nearby quakes!
87 km (54 mi) N of Cono Norte (pop: 47,300) --> See nearby quakes!
93 km (58 mi) N of Selva Alegre (pop: 72,700) --> See nearby quakes!
96 km (60 mi) N of Arequipa (pop: 841,100) --> See nearby quakes!
100 km (62 mi) N of Ciudad Satelite (pop: 76,400) --> See nearby quakes!
701 km (435 mi) SE of Lima (Lima Province) (pop: 7,737,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USP
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 1010 joules (17.5 megawatt hours, equivalent to 15.1 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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|4.0||187 km||Southern Peru||USP|
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