Light mag. 3.8 earthquake - 7.2 km west of Sullana, Piura, Peru, on Sunday, August 1, 2021 at 11:51 (GMT) -
Light magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 32 km depth
1 Aug 11:57 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 7 minutes.
Depth: 32.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 4.9°S / 80.75°W↗ (Sullana, Piura, Peru)
Antipode: 4.9°N / 99.25°E↗
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) NW of Nuevo Sullana (pop: 5,480) --> See nearby quakes!
6 km (3 mi) WSW of Marcavelica (Sullana) (pop: 25,600) --> See nearby quakes!
7 km (4 mi) W of Sullana (pop: 160,800) --> See nearby quakes!
13 km (8 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!
35 km (22 mi) NNW of Piura (pop: 325,500) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (26 mi) N of Catacaos (pop: 57,300) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) W of Tambo Grande (Piura) (pop: 30,000) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (28 mi) ENE of Paita (pop: 56,200) --> See nearby quakes!
894 km (555 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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