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Light mag. 4.1 earthquake - 54 km southeast of Acari, Provincia de Caraveli, Arequipa, Peru, on Sunday, Oct 2, 2022 at 2:55 am (GMT -5) -

Light mag. 4.1 earthquake - 54 km southeast of Acari, Provincia de Caraveli, Arequipa, Peru, on Sunday, Oct 2, 2022 at 2:55 am (GMT -5) Light mag. 4.1 earthquake - 54 km southeast of Acari, Provincia de Caraveli, Arequipa, Peru, on Sunday, Oct 2, 2022 at 2:55 am (GMT -5)

Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 69 km depth

2 Oct 08:11 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 16 minutes.

Earthquake details

Date & timeOct 2, 2022 07:55:15 UTC -
Local time at epicenterSunday, Oct 2, 2022 at 2:55 am (GMT -5)
StatusConfirmed
Magnitude4.1
Depth69.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude15.68°S / 74.18°W (Provincia de Caraveli, Arequipa, Peru)
Antipode15.68°N / 105.82°E
Shaking intensityVery weak shaking
Felt0 reports
Primary data sourceEMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Nearest volcanoSara Sara (87 km / 54 mi)
Nearby towns and cities24 km (15 mi) NW of Huancalpa (pop: 16) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
54 km (34 mi) ESE of Acari (pop: 4,450) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
84 km (52 mi) SSW of Coracora (Parinacochas, Ayacucho) (pop: 7,420) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
111 km (69 mi) ESE of San Juan de Marcona (pop: 12,800) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
113 km (70 mi) ESE of Minas de Marcona (Nazca) (pop: 15,500) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
125 km (77 mi) SE of Nazca (pop: 23,600) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
294 km (183 mi) WNW of Arequipa (pop: 841,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
508 km (316 mi) SE of Lima (Lima Province) (pop: 7,737,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Weather at epicenter at time of quakeBroken Clouds 17.3°C (63 F), humidity: 54%, wind: 0 m/s (1 kts) from SE
Estimated seismic energy released8.9 x 1010 joules (24.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 21.3 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
Mag.DepthLocationSource
4.169 kmNEAR COAST OF SOUTHERN PERUEMSC
4.169 kmNear Coast of PeruRaspberryShake

User reports for this quake

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