Light mag. 4.1 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 12 km southwest of Atico, Peru, on Saturday, 2 Jan 2021 10:42 pm (GMT -5) -

Light mag. 4.1 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 12 km southwest of Atico, Peru, on Saturday, 2 Jan 2021 10:42 pm (GMT -5)

Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 38 km depth

3 Jan 04:07 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 24 minutes.
3 Jan 04:09: Now using data updates from IGP
Date & time: 3 Jan 2021 03:42:51 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Saturday, 2 Jan 2021 10:42 pm (GMT -5)
Magnitude: 4.1
Depth: 38.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.2533°S / 73.7271°W (South Pacific Ocean, Peru)
Nearest volcano: Sara Sara (107 km / 66 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
12 km (8 mi) WSW of Atico (pop: 199) --> See nearby quakes!
116 km (72 mi) WNW of Camana (Camaná) (pop: 16,400) --> See nearby quakes!
136 km (84 mi) S of Coracora (Parinacochas) (pop: 7,420) --> See nearby quakes!
164 km (102 mi) W of El Pedregal (pop: 20,100) --> See nearby quakes!
178 km (111 mi) SSE of Puquio (Provincia de Lucanas) (pop: 10,500) --> See nearby quakes!
183 km (113 mi) ESE of San Juan de Marcona (pop: 12,800) --> See nearby quakes!
188 km (117 mi) SE of Marcona (Nazca) (pop: 15,500) --> See nearby quakes!
202 km (125 mi) WNW of Mollendo (Provincia de Islay) (pop: 29,000) --> See nearby quakes!
205 km (127 mi) SE of Nazca (pop: 23,600) --> See nearby quakes!
588 km (365 mi) SE of Lima (pop: 7,737,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Overcast Clouds 20.8°C (69 F), humidity: 90%, wind: 4 m/s (7 kts) from ESE
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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4.138 km12 Km Al Oeste-SO De Atico, Caraveli - Atico, PeruIGP

User reports for this quake (1)

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232.9 km E of epicenter [Map] / not felt (reported through our app)
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