Light mag. 3.7 earthquake - 9.4 km east of Chuquitira, Provincia de Tarata, Tacna, Peru, on Thursday, 29 April 2021 at 00:02 (GMT) -
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Light magnitude 3.7 earthquake at 9 km depth
29 Apr 00:11 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 9 minutes.
Depth: 9.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.26°S / 69.96°W (Provincia de Tarata, Tacna, Peru)
Nearest volcano: Yucamane (27 km / 17 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
9 km (6 mi) ENE of Chuquitira (pop: 4,220) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (16 mi) NNE of Tarata (pop: 3,050) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) ENE of Quilahuani (pop: 3,180) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (24 mi) NE of Chipispaya (pop: 1,930) --> See nearby quakes!
61 km (38 mi) ENE of Ilabaya (Jorge Basadre) (pop: 9,490) --> See nearby quakes!
90 km (56 mi) NNE of Tacna (pop: 280,100) --> See nearby quakes!
96 km (60 mi) ESE of Torata (Mariscal Nieto, Moquegua) (pop: 7,050) --> See nearby quakes!
104 km (65 mi) E of Moquegua (pop: 54,500) --> See nearby quakes!
152 km (95 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: 2.2 x 1010 joules (6.22 megawatt hours, equivalent to 5.35 tons of TNT) More info
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