Light mag. 4.7 earthquake - 7.7 km north of Puente Chaparra, Provincia de Caraveli, Arequipa, Peru, on Tuesday, March 11, 2014 03:08:44
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Light magnitude 4.7 earthquake at 51 km depth
11 Mar 08:35 UTC: First to report: USGS after 26 minutes.
Date & time: 11 Mar 2014 08:08:44 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Tuesday, March 11, 2014 03:08:44
Depth: 50.7 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.8489°S / 74.1223°W (Provincia de Caraveli, Arequipa, Peru)
Nearest volcano: Sara Sara (92 km / 57 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
8 km (5 mi) N of Puente Chaparra (pop: 19) --> See nearby quakes!
98 km (61 mi) SSW of Coracora (Parinacochas, Ayacucho) (pop: 7,420) --> See nearby quakes!
124 km (77 mi) ESE of San Juan de Marcona (pop: 12,800) --> See nearby quakes!
127 km (79 mi) ESE of Minas de Marcona (Nazca) (pop: 15,500) --> See nearby quakes!
128 km (79 mi) S of Puquio (Provincia de Lucanas, Ayacucho) (pop: 10,500) --> See nearby quakes!
143 km (89 mi) SE of Nazca (pop: 23,600) --> See nearby quakes!
174 km (108 mi) WNW of Camana (Camaná) (pop: 16,400) --> See nearby quakes!
263 km (163 mi) SE of Ica (pop: 246,800) --> See nearby quakes!
283 km (176 mi) WNW of Arequipa (pop: 841,100) --> See nearby quakes!
527 km (327 mi) SE of Lima (pop: 7,737,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 1011 joules (197 megawatt hours, equivalent to 169 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.7||51 km||70km SE of Acari, Peru||USGS|
|M 4.7||51 km||NEAR COAST OF SOUTHERN PERU||EMSC|
|M 4.8||10 km||4.8 NEAR COAST OF SOUTHERN PERU||EMSC|
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