Light mag. 4.3 earthquake - Provincia de Huanca Sancos, 70 km northwest of Puquio, Peru, on 15/05/2014 01:41:40
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Light magnitude 4.3 earthquake at 71 km depth
Date & time: 15 May 2014 06:41:40 UTC
Local time at epicenter: 15/05/2014 01:41:40
Depth: 71.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.17°S / 74.49°W (Provincia de Huanca Sancos, Ayacucho, Peru)
Nearest volcano: Sara Sara (171 km / 106 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
52 km (32 mi) ENE of Armaycancha (pop: 45) --> See nearby quakes!
70 km (44 mi) NW of Puquio (Provincia de Lucanas) (pop: 10,500) --> See nearby quakes!
88 km (55 mi) NNE of Nazca (pop: 23,600) --> See nearby quakes!
93 km (58 mi) NW of Tambo (Lucanas Province) (pop: 5,030) --> See nearby quakes!
116 km (72 mi) SSW of Ayacucho (pop: 140,000) --> See nearby quakes!
132 km (82 mi) WSW of Andahuaylas (Apurímac) (pop: 17,400) --> See nearby quakes!
134 km (83 mi) NNE of Minas de Marcona (Nazca) (pop: 15,500) --> See nearby quakes!
134 km (83 mi) E of Ica (pop: 246,800) --> See nearby quakes!
140 km (87 mi) S of Huanta (pop: 18,600) --> See nearby quakes!
363 km (225 mi) SE 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||71 km||Peru||IGP|
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