Light mag. 3.7 earthquake - Provincia de Tarata, 83 km northeast of Tacna, Peru, on Friday, 21 May 2021 at 09:58 (GMT) -
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Light magnitude 3.7 earthquake at 10 km depth
21 May 10:07 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 9 minutes.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.33°S / 69.94°W (Provincia de Tarata, Tacna, Peru)
Nearest volcano: Nevados Casiri (21 km / 13 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
12 km (7 mi) ESE of Chuquitira (pop: 4,220) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) NNE of Tarata (pop: 3,050) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) E of Quilahuani (pop: 3,180) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) ENE of Chipispaya (pop: 1,930) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (29 mi) E of Totoral (pop: 1,980) --> See nearby quakes!
62 km (38 mi) E of Ilabaya (Jorge Basadre) (pop: 9,490) --> See nearby quakes!
83 km (52 mi) NNE of Tacna (pop: 280,100) --> See nearby quakes!
107 km (66 mi) E of Moquegua (pop: 54,500) --> See nearby quakes!
152 km (95 mi) ENE of Ilo (Moquegua) (pop: 53,500) --> See nearby quakes!
963 km (598 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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