Light mag. 4.1 earthquake - 5.9 km southwest of Moquegua, Peru, on Monday, 1 February 2021 at 15:20 (GMT) -
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Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 117 km depth
1 Feb 18:16 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 2 hours and 56 minutes.
Date & time: 1 Feb 2021 15:20:17 UTC -
Depth: 117.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.23°S / 70.98°W (Provincia de Mariscal Nieto, Departamento de Moquegua, Peru)
Nearest volcano: Ticsani (67 km / 42 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
0 km (0 mi) W of Los Angeles (Moquegua) (pop: 12) --> See nearby quakes!
6 km (4 mi) SW of Moquegua (pop: 54,500) --> See nearby quakes!
6 km (4 mi) WSW of San Antonio (Moquegua) (pop: 15,600) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) SW of Torata (Mariscal Nieto, Moquegua) (pop: 7,050) --> See nearby quakes!
54 km (33 mi) WNW of Ilabaya (Jorge Basadre, Tacna) (pop: 9,490) --> See nearby quakes!
59 km (37 mi) NE of Ilo (Moquegua) (pop: 53,500) --> See nearby quakes!
106 km (66 mi) SE of Ciudad Satelite (Arequipa) (pop: 76,400) --> See nearby quakes!
110 km (68 mi) SSE of Arequipa (pop: 841,100) --> See nearby quakes!
116 km (72 mi) NW of Tacna (pop: 280,100) --> See nearby quakes!
870 km (540 mi) SE of Lima (pop: 7,737,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GFZ (German Research Centre for Geosciences)
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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|4.1||117 km||Near Coast of Peru||GFZ|
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