Leve terremoto magnitud 4.6 - 4.6 km SSE of Palca, Provincia de Tacna, Peru, jueves, 29 oct. 2020 -

Leve terremoto magnitud 4.6 - 4.6 km SSE of Palca, Provincia de Tacna, Peru, jueves, 29 oct. 2020

Light magnitude 4.6 earthquake at 149 km depth

29 Oct 16:19 UTC: Primero en informar: GFZ después de 11 minutos.
29 Oct 17:09: Ahora usando una nueva fuente de datos: IGP
Fecha & hora: 29 Oct 2020 16:08:39 UTC -
Hora local al epicentro: 29/10/2020 11:08:39
Magnitud: 4.6
Profundidad: 149.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 17.8118°S / 69.9408°W (Provincia de Tacna, Tacna, Perú)
Volcán mas cercano: Tacora (14 km / 9 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
5 km al SSE de Palca (pop: 189) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
18 km al S de Challaviento (pop: 80) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
22 km al ENE de Miculla (pop: 463) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
32 km al SSE de Estique Pampa (pop: 402) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
40 km al NE de Tacna (pop: 280,100) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
42 km al SSE de Ticaco (pop: 741) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
46 km al SE de Chipispaya (pop: 1,930) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
64 km al SSE de Quilahuani (pop: 3,180) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
75 km al SE de Ilabaya (Jorge Basadre) (pop: 9,490) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
996 km al SE de Lima (pop: 7,737,000) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Clear Sky 5.2°C (41 F), humidity: 42%, wind: 3 m/s (6 kts) from WSW
Fuente primaria de datos: IGP
Energía liberada estimada: 5 x 1011 joules (139 megawatt hours, equivalent to 120 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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M 4.6149 km30 Km Al Este-NE De Calana, Tacna - Tacna, PeruIGP
M 4.9151 km4.8 Tarapaca, ChileEMSC
M 4.7149 km43 Km Al O De Visviri, PeruGUG (U. Chile)
M 4.9149 km17 Km ENE of Palca, Peru, ChileUSGS
M 4.5139 kmPeru-Bolivia Border Region, ChileGFZ
M 4.9135 kmPeru-Bolivia Border RegionUSP
M 4.9149 km17 Km ENE of Palca, Peru, ChileUSGS
M 4.9149 km17 Km ENE of Palca, Peru, ChileUSGS

User reports for this quake (4)

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85.4 km SSW of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Fue más ruido que movimiento (reported through our app)
Arica (Chile, 102 km SW of epicenter) : Suave, casi nada (reported through EMSC)
Arica (Chile, 100 km SW of epicenter) : En Arica Chile 13:09 minutos, movimientomoderado a fuerte y muy corto acompañado de ruido. (reported through EMSC)
Arica (Chile, 100 km SW of epicenter) : Movimiento fuerte y muy corto (reported through EMSC)
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