Light mag. 3.6 earthquake - 8.5 km northeast of Chuquitira, Provincia de Tarata, Tacna, Peru, on Wednesday, 28 April 2021 at 23:46 (GMT) -
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Light magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 9 km depth
28 Apr 23:56 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 10 minutes.
Depth: 9.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.26°S / 69.97°W (Provincia de Tarata, Tacna, Peru)
Nearest volcano: Yucamane (26 km / 16 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
8 km (5 mi) ENE of Chuquitira (pop: 4,220) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (15 mi) NNE of Tarata (pop: 3,050) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (19 mi) ENE of Quilahuani (pop: 3,180) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) NE of Chipispaya (pop: 1,930) --> See nearby quakes!
60 km (38 mi) ENE of Ilabaya (Jorge Basadre) (pop: 9,490) --> See nearby quakes!
89 km (55 mi) NNE of Tacna (pop: 280,100) --> See nearby quakes!
95 km (59 mi) ESE of Torata (Mariscal Nieto, Moquegua) (pop: 7,050) --> See nearby quakes!
103 km (64 mi) E of Moquegua (pop: 54,500) --> See nearby quakes!
151 km (94 mi) ENE of Ilo (Moquegua) (pop: 53,500) --> See nearby quakes!
956 km (594 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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