Light mag. 4.3 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 47 km southeast of San Juan de Marcona, Peru, on 22/04/2014 20:42:42
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Light magnitude 4.3 earthquake at 28 km depth
Date & time: 23 Apr 2014 01:42:42 UTC
Local time at epicenter: 22/04/2014 20:42:42
Depth: 28.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.74°S / 74.95°W (South Pacific Ocean, Peru)
Nearest volcano: Sara Sara (174 km / 108 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
47 km (30 mi) SSE of San Juan de Marcona (pop: 12,800) --> See nearby quakes!
61 km (38 mi) SSE of Minas de Marcona (Nazca) (pop: 15,500) --> See nearby quakes!
101 km (63 mi) S of Nazca (pop: 23,600) --> See nearby quakes!
137 km (85 mi) S of Palpa (pop: 5,880) --> See nearby quakes!
145 km (90 mi) SW of Puquio (Provincia de Lucanas) (pop: 10,500) --> See nearby quakes!
148 km (92 mi) WSW of Coracora (Parinacochas) (pop: 7,420) --> See nearby quakes!
152 km (94 mi) SW of Tambo (Lucanas Province) (pop: 5,030) --> See nearby quakes!
191 km (119 mi) SSE of Santiago (Ica) (pop: 10,400) --> See nearby quakes!
204 km (127 mi) SSE of Ica (pop: 246,800) --> See nearby quakes!
468 km (291 mi) SSE of Lima (pop: 7,737,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: IGP
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 1011 joules (49.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 42.5 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.3||28 km||Peru||IGP|
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