Light mag. 3.7 earthquake - Provincia de Tarata, 73 km northeast of Tacna, Peru, on Sunday, 16 May 2021 at 01:28 (GMT) -
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Light magnitude 3.7 earthquake at 11 km depth
16 May 01:37 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 9 minutes.
Depth: 11.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.45°S / 69.91°W (Provincia de Tarata, Tacna, Peru)
Nearest volcano: Nevados Casiri (11 km / 7 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
13 km (8 mi) ENE of Tarata (pop: 3,050) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) SE of Chuquitira (pop: 4,220) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (21 mi) E of Chipispaya (pop: 1,930) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) ESE of Quilahuani (pop: 3,180) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) E of Totoral (pop: 1,980) --> See nearby quakes!
64 km (40 mi) E of Ilabaya (Jorge Basadre) (pop: 9,490) --> See nearby quakes!
73 km (45 mi) NNE of Tacna (pop: 280,100) --> See nearby quakes!
111 km (69 mi) ESE of San Antonio (Moquegua) (pop: 15,600) --> See nearby quakes!
112 km (70 mi) ESE of Moquegua (pop: 54,500) --> See nearby quakes!
973 km (605 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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