Light mag. 3.8 earthquake - 10.7 km southwest of Sullana, Piura, Peru, on 31 Jul 4:07 am (GMT -5) -
Light magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 32 km depth
31 Jul 09:12 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 4 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 31 Jul 4:07 am (GMT -5)
Depth: 32.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 4.95°S / 80.77°W↗ (Sullana, Piura, Peru)
Antipode: 4.95°N / 99.23°E↗
Nearby towns and cities:
6 km (4 mi) SW of Nuevo Sullana (pop: 5,480) --> See nearby quakes!
11 km (7 mi) WSW of Sullana (pop: 160,800) --> See nearby quakes!
11 km (7 mi) SW of Marcavelica (Sullana) (pop: 25,600) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) SW of Querecotillo (Sullana) (pop: 25,400) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) NNW of San Martin (pop: 130,000) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (19 mi) NNW of Piura (pop: 325,500) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) NNW of Catacaos (pop: 57,300) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (26 mi) ENE of Paita (pop: 56,200) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) W of Tambo Grande (Piura) (pop: 30,000) --> See nearby quakes!
890 km (553 mi) NNW 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
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