Light mag. 3.9 earthquake - 10.5 km west of Sullana, Piura, Peru, on 30 Jul 2:33 pm (GMT -5) -
Light magnitude 3.9 earthquake at 29 km depth
30 Jul 19:41 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 8 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 30 Jul 2:33 pm (GMT -5)
Depth: 29.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 4.91°S / 80.78°W↗ (Sullana, Piura, Peru)
Antipode: 4.91°N / 99.22°E↗
Nearby towns and cities:
2 km (1 mi) SE of Chalaco (pop: 74) --> See nearby quakes!
9 km (6 mi) WSW of Marcavelica (Sullana) (pop: 25,600) --> See nearby quakes!
11 km (7 mi) W of Sullana (pop: 160,800) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (11 mi) WSW of Querecotillo (Sullana) (pop: 25,400) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (21 mi) NNW of San Martin (pop: 130,000) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (22 mi) NNW of Piura (pop: 325,500) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (26 mi) NNW of Catacaos (pop: 57,300) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) ENE of Paita (pop: 56,200) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) W of Tambo Grande (Piura) (pop: 30,000) --> See nearby quakes!
894 km (556 mi) NNW of Lima (pop: 7,737,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 4.5 x 1010 joules (12.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 10.7 tons of TNT) More info
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