Light mag. 4.1 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 39 km south of Atiquipa, Peru, on 20/05/2014 01:10:53
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Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 42 km depth
Date & time: 20 May 2014 06:10:53 UTC
Local time at epicenter: 20/05/2014 01:10:53
Depth: 42.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.15°S / 74.36°W (South Pacific Ocean, Peru)
Nearest volcano: Sara Sara (133 km / 83 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
37 km (23 mi) SW of Puente Chaparra (pop: 19) --> See nearby quakes!
122 km (76 mi) SE of San Juan de Marcona (pop: 12,800) --> See nearby quakes!
132 km (82 mi) SE of Minas de Marcona (Nazca) (pop: 15,500) --> See nearby quakes!
139 km (86 mi) SSW of Coracora (Parinacochas) (pop: 7,420) --> See nearby quakes!
157 km (98 mi) SSW of Tambo (Lucanas Province) (pop: 5,030) --> See nearby quakes!
159 km (99 mi) SSE of Nazca (pop: 23,600) --> See nearby quakes!
163 km (101 mi) S of Puquio (Provincia de Lucanas) (pop: 10,500) --> See nearby quakes!
184 km (114 mi) WNW of Camana (Camaná) (pop: 16,400) --> See nearby quakes!
200 km (125 mi) SSE of Palpa (pop: 5,880) --> See nearby quakes!
540 km (335 mi) SSE of Lima (pop: 7,737,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: IGP
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 1010 joules (24.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 21.3 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.1||42 km||Peru||IGP|
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