Light mag. 3.5 earthquake - Provincia de Caylloma, 71 km north of Arequipa, Peru, on Saturday, 17 April 2021 at 18:12 (GMT) -
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Light magnitude 3.5 earthquake at 9 km depth
17 Apr 18:21 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 9 minutes.
Date & time: 17 Apr 2021 18:12:15 UTC -
Depth: 9.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.79°S / 71.73°W (Provincia de Caylloma, Arequipa, Peru)
Nearest volcano: Sabancaya (13 km / 8 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
11 km (7 mi) W of Pujulli (pop: 42) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) SW of Chivay (pop: 4,540) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) NE of Lluta (Caylloma) (pop: 6,000) --> See nearby quakes!
61 km (38 mi) NNW of Cono Norte (pop: 47,300) --> See nearby quakes!
68 km (42 mi) NNW of Selva Alegre (pop: 72,700) --> See nearby quakes!
71 km (44 mi) NNW of Arequipa (pop: 841,100) --> See nearby quakes!
74 km (46 mi) NNW of Ciudad Satelite (pop: 76,400) --> See nearby quakes!
75 km (46 mi) NNW of Jacobo Hunter (pop: 46,100) --> See nearby quakes!
81 km (50 mi) NE of El Pedregal (pop: 20,100) --> See nearby quakes!
708 km (440 mi) SE of Lima (pop: 7,737,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 1.1 x 1010 joules (3.12 megawatt hours, equivalent to 2.68 tons of TNT) More info
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