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Moderate mag. 4.3 earthquake - 35 km southeast of Cochabamba, Bolivia, on Saturday, June 26, 2021 at 14:09 GMT

Moderate mag. 4.3 earthquake - 35 km southeast of Cochabamba, Bolivia, on Saturday, June 26, 2021 at 14:09 GMT Moderate mag. 4.3 earthquake - 35 km southeast of Cochabamba, Bolivia, on Saturday, June 26, 2021 at 14:09 GMT

Moderate magnitude 4.3 earthquake at 10 km depth

26 Jun 14:12 UTC: First to report: VolcanoDiscovery after 4 minutes.
30 Jun 22:07: Now using data updates from USP

Earthquake details

Date & timeJun 26, 2021 14:09:20 UTC
Local time at epicenter
StatusConfirmed
Magnitude4.3
Depth10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude17.67009°S / 66.01688°W (Cochabamba, Bolivia)
Antipode17.67°N / 113.983°E
Shaking intensityWeak shaking
Felt16 reports
Primary data sourceUSP
Nearby towns and cities7 km (4 mi) S of Tarata (Cochabamba) (pop: 8,040) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
24 km (15 mi) SW of Ciudad Punata (Cochabamba) (pop: 15,200) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
26 km (16 mi) E of Capinota (Cochabamba) (pop: 5,160) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
30 km (19 mi) S of Sacaba (Cochabamba) (pop: 107,600) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
35 km (21 mi) SSE of Cochabamba (pop: 900,400) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
42 km (26 mi) SE of Quillacollo (Cochabamba) (pop: 87,300) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
43 km (26 mi) SSE of Tiquipaya (Cochabamba) (pop: 53,900) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
78 km (48 mi) WNW of Ciudad Mizque (Mizque, Cochabamba) (pop: 30,500) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
171 km (106 mi) NNW of Sucre (Chuquisaca) (pop: 224,800) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
261 km (162 mi) ESE of La Paz (pop: 812,800) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Estimated seismic energy released1.8 x 1011 joules (49.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 42.5 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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Mag.DepthLocationSource
4.310 kmNear Cochabamba, Cochabamba, BoliviaUSP

User reports for this quake (16)

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Cochabamba (33.2 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / single lateral shake / 2-5 s
Cochabamba (35 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 2-5 s
Cochabamba, Bolivia / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 2-5 s : It was in the morning, around 10am Bolivian time.  
Cochabamba / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / very short
Cochabamba (35 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 2-5 s
Punata (24.1 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 1-2 s : Hubo 2 temblores, el primero fué imperceptible y el 2 se sintió y se púdo apreciar como las cosas se tambalearon incluyendo la losa de la casa  
Cuarto piso, vivienda, Ciudad de Cochabamba, Boliv (36 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / single vertical bump / 1-2 s : Movimiento tipo empuje lateral  
Cochabamba / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 2-5 s
Bolivia, Cochabamba , Sacaba (29.6 km N of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / simple rolling (tilting sideways along one direction) / 10-15 s : I felt buckling, as if my house was a jelly  
Cochabamba, al norte de la ciudad, a 2670 msnm / Weak shaking (MMI III) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 2-5 s : Se movió la cama lateralmente y se escuchó ruido en el segundo piso  
Cochabamba - cliza / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / single lateral shake / 2-5 s
Cochabamba, / Light shaking (MMI IV) / single lateral shake / 2-5 s
Cochabamba, Germán Jordán Cliza, Cliza Calle ava (12.4 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 1-2 s : Mi madre sintió como si un camión hubiera golpeado la casa, mi hermano y yo sentimos que el temblor moviera las paredes de y objetos lateralmentem  
Cercado / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating / 5-10 s
Cliza / Weak shaking (MMI III) / rattling, vibrating / 1-2 s
Cercado, Cochabamba (33.7 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / rattling, vibrating

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