Light mag. 3.6 earthquake - Provincia de Caylloma, 91 km northwest of Arequipa, Peru, on Tuesday, 27 April 2021 at 14:35 (GMT) -
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Light magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 9 km depth
27 Apr 14:42 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 6 minutes.
Depth: 9.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.75°S / 72.06°W (Provincia de Caylloma, Arequipa, Peru)
Nearest volcano: Huambo (12 km / 7 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
6 km (3 mi) ESE of Huambo (Provincia de Caylloma) (pop: 530) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (19 mi) N of Lluta (Caylloma) (pop: 6,000) --> See nearby quakes!
51 km (31 mi) WSW of Chivay (pop: 4,540) --> See nearby quakes!
70 km (43 mi) N of El Pedregal (pop: 20,100) --> See nearby quakes!
82 km (51 mi) NW of Cono Norte (pop: 47,300) --> See nearby quakes!
89 km (56 mi) NW of Selva Alegre (pop: 72,700) --> See nearby quakes!
91 km (57 mi) NW of Arequipa (pop: 841,100) --> See nearby quakes!
94 km (58 mi) NW of Jacobo Hunter (pop: 46,100) --> See nearby quakes!
95 km (59 mi) NW of Ciudad Satelite (pop: 76,400) --> See nearby quakes!
676 km (420 mi) SE of Lima (pop: 7,737,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 1.6 x 1010 joules (4.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 3.79 tons of TNT) More info
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