Light mag. 4.4 earthquake - South Pacific Ocean, 24 km south of Atiquipa, Peru, on Tuesday, 17 June 2014 at 20:15 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.4 earthquake at 79 km depth
17 Jun 20:35 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 20 minutes.
Date & time: 17 Jun 2014 20:15:04 UTC
Depth: 79.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16°S / 74.43°W (South Pacific Ocean, Peru)
Nearest volcano: Sara Sara (129 km / 80 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
24 km (15 mi) SSW of Atiquipa (pop: 137) --> See nearby quakes!
106 km (66 mi) SE of San Juan de Marcona (pop: 12,800) --> See nearby quakes!
114 km (71 mi) SE of Minas de Marcona (Nazca) (pop: 15,500) --> See nearby quakes!
128 km (79 mi) SSW of Coracora (Parinacochas) (pop: 7,420) --> See nearby quakes!
141 km (88 mi) SSE of Nazca (pop: 23,600) --> See nearby quakes!
144 km (90 mi) SSW of Tambo (Lucanas Province) (pop: 5,030) --> See nearby quakes!
148 km (92 mi) SSW of Puquio (Provincia de Lucanas) (pop: 10,500) --> See nearby quakes!
182 km (113 mi) SSE of Palpa (pop: 5,880) --> See nearby quakes!
196 km (122 mi) WNW of Camana (Camaná) (pop: 16,400) --> See nearby quakes!
522 km (324 mi) SSE of Lima (pop: 7,737,000) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GFZ (German Research Centre for Geosciences)
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 1011 joules (69.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 60 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.4||79 km||Near Coast of Peru||GFZ|
|M 4.4||79 km||4.4 NEAR COAST OF SOUTHERN PERU||EMSC|
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