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Moderate magnitude 4.2 quake hits 58 km west of Huacho, Peru early morning

mer, 24 mar 2021, 10:59
10:59 AM | AUTORE: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
4.2 quake 24 Mar 5:39 am (GMT -5)
4.2 quake 24 Mar 5:39 am (GMT -5)
An earthquake of magnitude 4.2 occurred early morning on Wednesday 24 March 2021 at 5:39 am local time near Huacho, Huaura Province, Lima region, Peru, as reported by the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC).
According to preliminary data, the quake was located at a moderately shallow depth of 37 km. The exact magnitude, epicenter, and depth of the quake might be revised within the next few hours or minutes as seismologists review data and refine their calculations, or as other agencies issue their report.
Towns or cities near the epicenter where the quake might have been felt as very weak shaking include Supe Puerto (pop. 11,500) located 49 km from the epicenter, Barranca (pop. 46,300) 50 km away, Paramonga (pop. 27,600) 51 km away, Supe (pop. 13,700) 52 km away, Pativilca (pop. 13,600) 52 km away, Huacho (pop. 54,500) 58 km away, Huaura (pop. 20,700) 58 km away, and Huaura (pop. 20,700) 58 km away.

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Earthquake data:
Ho sentito questo terremoto

Data & ora: 24 Mar 2021 5:39 am (GMT -5) local time (24 Mar 2021 10:39 GMT)
Magnitudine: 4.2
Prof.: 37.0 km
Epicentro latitudine / longitudine: 11.02°S / 78.13°W (South Pacific Ocean, Peru)
Fonte dati primaria: EMSC

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