Minor mag. 2.9 earthquake - Tacna, Peru, on Wednesday, Jan 19, 2022 at 4:24 pm (GMT -5) -
Minor magnitude 2.9 earthquake at 109 km depth
19 Jan 21:28 UTC: First to report: RaspberryShake after 3 minutes.
|Date & time||Jan 19, 2022 21:24:49 UTC -|
|Local time at epicenter||Wednesday, Jan 19, 2022 at 4:24 pm (GMT -5)|
|Epicenter latitude / longitude||17.66003°S / 70.32008°W (Tacna, Tacna, Peru)|
|Antipode||17.66°N / 109.68°E|
|Shaking intensity||Not felt|
|Primary data source||RaspberryShake (RaspberryShake)|
|Nearest volcano||Yucamane (55 km / 34 mi)|
|Nearby towns and cities||40 km (25 mi) N of Tacna (pop: 280,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby|
954 km (593 mi) SE of Lima (Lima Province) (pop: 7,737,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
|Weather at epicenter at time of quake||Overcast Clouds 14.2°C (58 F), humidity: 57%, wind: 4 m/s (8 kts) from SW|
|Estimated seismic energy released||1.4 x 109 joules (392 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.338 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy|
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|2.9||109 km||Near Coast of Peru||RaspberryShake|
User reports for this quakeAt magnitude 2.9, this quake might have been felt very close to the epicenter and under calm conditions.
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.