Light mag. 3.6 earthquake - Provincia de Tarata, 87 km north of Tacna, Peru, on Friday, 30 April 2021 at 10:08 (GMT) -
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Light magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 18 km depth
30 Apr 10:16 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 9 minutes.
Depth: 18.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.29°S / 69.95°W (Provincia de Tarata, Tacna, Peru)
Nearest volcano: Nevados Casiri (25 km / 16 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
10 km (6 mi) E of Chuquitira (pop: 4,220) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) NNE of Tarata (pop: 3,050) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (20 mi) E of Quilahuani (pop: 3,180) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) NE of Chipispaya (pop: 1,930) --> See nearby quakes!
62 km (38 mi) ENE of Ilabaya (Jorge Basadre) (pop: 9,490) --> See nearby quakes!
87 km (54 mi) NNE of Tacna (pop: 280,100) --> See nearby quakes!
98 km (61 mi) ESE of Torata (Mariscal Nieto, Moquegua) (pop: 7,050) --> See nearby quakes!
105 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!
959 km (596 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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