Light mag. 3.8 earthquake - 14 km northwest of Sullana, Piura, Peru, on 31 Jul 3:54 pm (GMT -5) -
Light magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 33 km depth
31 Jul 21:02 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 7 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 31 Jul 3:54 pm (GMT -5)
Depth: 33.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 4.81°S / 80.77°W↗ (Sullana, Piura, Peru)
Antipode: 4.81°N / 99.23°E↗
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) WSW of La Noria (pop: 614) --> See nearby quakes!
10 km (6 mi) NW of Marcavelica (Sullana) (pop: 25,600) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (9 mi) NW of Sullana (pop: 160,800) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (9 mi) WNW of Querecotillo (Sullana) (pop: 25,400) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (27 mi) NNW of San Martin (pop: 130,000) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) NNW of Piura (pop: 325,500) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (30 mi) WNW of Tambo Grande (Piura) (pop: 30,000) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (31 mi) NE of Paita (pop: 56,200) --> See nearby quakes!
61 km (38 mi) ESE of Talara (pop: 99,100) --> See nearby quakes!
904 km (561 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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