Light mag. 3.7 earthquake - Provincia de Caylloma, 71 km north of Arequipa, Peru, on Saturday, 17 April 2021 at 19:07 (GMT) -
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Light magnitude 3.7 earthquake at 12 km depth
17 Apr 19:21 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 13 minutes.
Date & time: 17 Apr 2021 19:07:37 UTC -
Depth: 12.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.78°S / 71.7°W (Provincia de Caylloma, Arequipa, Peru)
Nearest volcano: Sabancaya (16 km / 10 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
7 km (5 mi) W of Pujulli (pop: 42) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) SSW of Chivay (pop: 4,540) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (26 mi) NE of Lluta (Caylloma) (pop: 6,000) --> See nearby quakes!
62 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!
75 km (46 mi) NNW of Ciudad Satelite (pop: 76,400) --> See nearby quakes!
75 km (47 mi) NNW of Jacobo Hunter (pop: 46,100) --> See nearby quakes!
84 km (52 mi) NE of El Pedregal (pop: 20,100) --> See nearby quakes!
710 km (441 mi) SE of Lima (pop: 7,737,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 2.2 x 1010 joules (6.22 megawatt hours, equivalent to 5.35 tons of TNT) More info
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User reports for this quake (2)
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.