Light mag. 3.8 earthquake - Provincia de Tarata, 86 km north of Tacna, Peru, on 24 Jul 5:31 pm (GMT -5) -
Quake Data | Interactive map | User Reports | Earlier quakes here | Quakes in Peru | Tacna | Moquegua | Lima
Light magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 16 km depth
24 Jul 22:42 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 11 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 24 Jul 5:31 pm (GMT -5)
Depth: 16.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.29°S / 69.98°W↗ (Provincia de Tarata, Tacna, Peru)
Antipode: 17.29°N / 110.02°E↗
Nearest volcano: Yucamane (26 km / 16 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
7 km (4 mi) E of Chuquitira (pop: 4,220) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) NNE of Tarata (pop: 3,050) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (18 mi) E of Quilahuani (pop: 3,180) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) NE of Chipispaya (pop: 1,930) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (27 mi) ENE of Totoral (pop: 1,980) --> See nearby quakes!
58 km (36 mi) ENE of Ilabaya (Jorge Basadre) (pop: 9,490) --> See nearby quakes!
86 km (53 mi) NNE of Tacna (pop: 280,100) --> See nearby quakes!
95 km (59 mi) ESE of Torata (Mariscal Nieto, Moquegua) (pop: 7,050) --> See nearby quakes!
102 km (63 mi) E of Moquegua (pop: 54,500) --> See nearby quakes!
957 km (594 mi) SE of Lima (pop: 7,737,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 1010 joules (8.78 megawatt hours, equivalent to 7.56 tons of TNT) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
|3.8||16 km||SOUTHERN PERU||EMSC|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.