Light mag. 3.6 earthquake - Provincia de Caylloma, 70 km north of Arequipa, Peru, on Saturday, 1 May 2021 at 09:44 (GMT) -
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Light magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 8 km depth
1 May 09:55 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 10 minutes.
Depth: 8.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.79°S / 71.69°W (Provincia de Caylloma, Arequipa, Peru)
Nearest volcano: Sabancaya (17 km / 11 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
6 km (4 mi) WSW of Pujulli (pop: 42) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) SSW of Chivay (pop: 4,540) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (27 mi) NE of Lluta (Caylloma) (pop: 6,000) --> See nearby quakes!
60 km (38 mi) NNW of Cono Norte (pop: 47,300) --> See nearby quakes!
67 km (42 mi) NNW of Selva Alegre (pop: 72,700) --> See nearby quakes!
70 km (43 mi) NNW of Arequipa (pop: 841,100) --> See nearby quakes!
73 km (46 mi) NNW of Ciudad Satelite (pop: 76,400) --> See nearby quakes!
74 km (46 mi) NNW of Jacobo Hunter (pop: 46,100) --> See nearby quakes!
83 km (52 mi) NE of El Pedregal (pop: 20,100) --> See nearby quakes!
711 km (442 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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