Light mag. 4.0 earthquake - Jorge Basadre, Tacna, 48 km south of Moquegua, Peru, on 19 Apr 3:31 pm (GMT -5) -
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Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 94 km depth
19 Apr 20:42 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 10 minutes.
Date & time: 19 Apr 2021 20:31:50 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 19 Apr 3:31 pm (GMT -5)
Depth: 94.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.6°S / 70.77°W (Jorge Basadre, Tacna, Peru)
Nearest volcano: Yucamane (76 km / 47 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
2 km (1 mi) NNW of Locumba (pop: 993) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) SW of Ilabaya (Jorge Basadre) (pop: 9,490) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (28 mi) SSE of San Antonio (Moquegua) (pop: 15,600) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) SSE of Moquegua (pop: 54,500) --> See nearby quakes!
59 km (36 mi) S of Torata (Mariscal Nieto, Moquegua) (pop: 7,050) --> See nearby quakes!
61 km (38 mi) E of Ilo (Moquegua) (pop: 53,500) --> See nearby quakes!
63 km (39 mi) WSW of Quilahuani (pop: 3,180) --> See nearby quakes!
72 km (44 mi) NW of Tacna (pop: 280,100) --> See nearby quakes!
156 km (97 mi) SSE of Arequipa (pop: 841,100) --> See nearby quakes!
913 km (568 mi) SE of Lima (pop: 7,737,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 1010 joules (17.5 megawatt hours, equivalent to 15.1 tons of TNT) More info
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