Light mag. 3.6 earthquake - 42 km southwest of Arequipa, Peru, on Monday, 3 May 2021 at 10:26 (GMT) -
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Light magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 25 km depth
3 May 10:32 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 5 minutes.
Depth: 25.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.74°S / 71.71°W (Arequipa, Arequipa, Peru)
Nearest volcano: Cerro Nicholson (54 km / 34 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
22 km (14 mi) SE of San José (pop: 339) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) SSW of Jacobo Hunter (pop: 46,100) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) N of Cocachacra (Provincia de Islay) (pop: 8,800) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) SSW of Ciudad Satelite (pop: 76,400) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) SSW of Arequipa (pop: 841,100) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) NE of Mollendo (Provincia de Islay) (pop: 29,000) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) SSW of Selva Alegre (pop: 72,700) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) SSW of Cono Norte (pop: 47,300) --> See nearby quakes!
66 km (41 mi) SE of El Pedregal (pop: 20,100) --> See nearby quakes!
775 km (482 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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