Moderate mag. 4.9 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 9.9 km southwest of Pedregal, Peru, on 13/05/2014 00:45:43
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Moderate magnitude 4.9 earthquake at 55 km depth
Date & time: 13 May 2014 05:45:43 UTC
Local time at epicenter: 13/05/2014 00:45:43
Depth: 55.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.53°S / 73.15°W (South Pacific Ocean, Peru)
Nearest volcano: Coropuna (124 km / 77 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
10 km (6 mi) SSW of Pedregal (pop: 14) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) WNW of Camana (Camaná) (pop: 16,400) --> See nearby quakes!
104 km (65 mi) W of El Pedregal (pop: 20,100) --> See nearby quakes!
133 km (82 mi) WNW of Mollendo (Provincia de Islay) (pop: 29,000) --> See nearby quakes!
169 km (105 mi) W of Cono Norte (pop: 47,300) --> See nearby quakes!
171 km (106 mi) W of Jacobo Hunter (pop: 46,100) --> See nearby quakes!
173 km (107 mi) W of Arequipa (pop: 841,100) --> See nearby quakes!
173 km (108 mi) W of Ciudad Satelite (pop: 76,400) --> See nearby quakes!
174 km (108 mi) W of Selva Alegre (pop: 72,700) --> See nearby quakes!
651 km (404 mi) SE of Lima (pop: 7,737,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: IGP
Estimated released energy: 1.4 x 1012 joules (392 megawatt hours, equivalent to 338 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.9||55 km||Peru||IGP|
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