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Light mag. 4.8 earthquake - 66 km north of Tacna, Peru, on Tuesday, May 10, 2022 at 9:18 pm (GMT -5) -

Light mag. 4.8 earthquake - 66 km north of Tacna, Peru, on Tuesday, May 10, 2022 at 9:18 pm (GMT -5) Light mag. 4.8 earthquake - 66 km north of Tacna, Peru, on Tuesday, May 10, 2022 at 9:18 pm (GMT -5)

Light magnitude 4.8 earthquake at 127 km depth

Earthquake details

Date & timeMay 11, 2022 02:18:33 UTC -
Local time at epicenterTuesday, May 10, 2022 at 9:18 pm (GMT -5)
StatusConfirmed
Magnitude4.8
Depth127.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude17.42°S / 70.19°W (Provincia de Tarata, Tacna, Peru)
Antipode17.42°N / 109.81°E
Shaking intensityWeak shaking near epicenter
Felt0 reports
Primary data sourceOBSIS (Observatório Sismológico da Universidade de Brasília)
Nearest volcanoYucamane (27 km / 17 mi)
Nearby towns and cities7 km (4 mi) NNW of Tala (pop: 37) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
13 km (8 mi) SSE of Quilahuani (pop: 3,180) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
18 km (11 mi) WNW of Tarata (pop: 3,050) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
21 km (13 mi) SW of Chuquitira (pop: 4,220) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
34 km (21 mi) SSE of Pujocucho (pop: 4,120) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
34 km (21 mi) E of Ilabaya (Jorge Basadre) (pop: 9,490) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
66 km (41 mi) N of Tacna (pop: 280,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
81 km (51 mi) ESE of San Antonio (Moquegua) (pop: 15,600) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
83 km (52 mi) ESE of Moquegua (pop: 54,500) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
948 km (589 mi) SE of Lima (Lima Province) (pop: 7,737,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Estimated seismic energy released1 x 1012 joules (278 megawatt hours, equivalent to 239 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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Mag.DepthLocationSource
4.8127 kmNear Coast of PeruOBSIS

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