Fuerte terremoto magnitud 6.4 - 16 km SSE of Minas de Marcona, Provincia de Nazca, Ica, Peru, miércoles, 25 jun. 1930

Fuerte terremoto magnitud 6.4 - 16 km SSE of Minas de Marcona, Provincia de Nazca, Ica, Peru, miércoles, 25 jun. 1930

Strong magnitude 6.4 earthquake at 30 km depth

Fecha & hora: 25 Jun 1930 10:17:47 UTC
Magnitud: 6.4
Profundidad: 30.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 15.34°S / 75.034°W (Provincia de Nazca, Ica, Perú)
Volcán mas cercano: Sara Sara (170 km / 106 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
14 km al ENE de San Juan de Marcona (pop: 12,800) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
16 km al SSE de Minas de Marcona (Nazca) (pop: 15,500) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
58 km al S de Provincia de Nazca (Nazca) (pop: 23,600) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
91 km al S de Palpa (pop: 5,880) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
160 km al SSE de Ica (pop: 246,800) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
221 km al SE de Pisco (pop: 61,900) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
245 km al SSE de Chincha Alta (pop: 153,100) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
258 km al SSO de Ayacucho (pop: 140,000) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
291 km al SSE de Imperial (pop: 32,300) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
425 km al SSE de Lima (pop: 7,737,000) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
Fuente primaria de datos: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Energía liberada estimada: 2.5 x 1014 joules (69.8 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 60036 tons of TNT or 3.8 atomic bombs!) More info
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M 6.430 kmnear the coast of central PeruUSGS
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Fuerte terremoto magnitud 6.4 - 16 km SSE of Minas de Marcona, Provincia de Nazca, Ica, Peru, miércoles, 25 jun. 1930
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