Terremoto moderato mag. 4.3 - Provincia de Tarata, 77 km a nord est da Tacna, Perù, domenica, 25 aprile 2021 -

Terremoto moderato mag. 4.3 - Provincia de Tarata, 77 km a nord est da Tacna, Perù, domenica, 25 aprile 2021

Terremoto moderato magnitudine 4.3 at 10 km depth

25 Apr 13:12 UTC: Primo a segnalare: USGS dopo 16 minuti.
Update Sun, 25 Apr 2021, 13:18
Moderate 4.3 quake hits near Tacna, Provincia de Tacna, Peru
4.3 quake 25 Apr 7:56 am (GMT -5)
4.3 quake 25 Apr 7:56 am (GMT -5)
A magnitude 4.3 earthquake near Tacna, Provincia de Tacna, Peru, was reported only 22 minutes ago by the United States Geological Survey, considered one of the key international agencies that monitor seismic activity worldwide. The earthquake occurred at a shallow depth of 10 km beneath the epicenter in the morning on Sunday 25 April 2021 at 7:56 am local time. 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.
Our monitoring service identified a second report from the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC) which listed the quake at magnitude 4.3 as well.
Based on the preliminary seismic data, the quake should not have caused any significant damage, but was probably felt by many people as light vibration in the area of the epicenter.
Weak shaking might have been felt in Ticaco (pop. 740) located 15 km from the epicenter, Chuquitira (pop. 4,200) 19 km away, Chipispaya (pop. 1,900) 34 km away, and Quilahuani (pop. 3,200) 38 km away.
Other towns or cities near the epicenter where the quake might have been felt as very weak shaking include Ilabaya (pop. 9,500) located 64 km from the epicenter, and Tacna (pop. 280,100) 77 km away.
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Earthquake data:

Data & ora: 25 Apr 2021 12:56:20 UTC -
Ora locale a epicentro: 25 Apr 7:56 am (GMT -5)
Magnitudine: 4.3
Profondità: 10.0 km
Epicentro latitudine / longitudine: 17.404°S / 69.9127°W (Provincia de Tarata, Regione di Tacna, Perù)
Vulcano più vicino: Nevados Casiri (13 km / 8 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
15 km ENE da Tarata (pop: 3,050) --> Vedi sismi vicini
19 km SE da Chuquitira (pop: 4,220) --> Vedi sismi vicini
34 km ENE da Chipispaya (pop: 1,930) --> Vedi sismi vicini
38 km ESE da Quilahuani (pop: 3,180) --> Vedi sismi vicini
64 km E da Ilabaya (Jorge Basadre) (pop: 9,490) --> Vedi sismi vicini
77 km NNE da Tacna (pop: 280,100) --> Vedi sismi vicini
110 km E da San Antonio (Moquegua) (pop: 15,600) --> Vedi sismi vicini
111 km ESE da Moquegua (pop: 54,500) --> Vedi sismi vicini
126 km NNE da Arica (Arica y Parinacota, Cile) (pop: 186,000) --> Vedi sismi vicini
970 km SE da Lima (pop: 7,737,000) --> Vedi sismi vicini
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Clear Sky 2.7°C (37 F), humidity: 12%, wind: 2 m/s (3 kts) from W
Fonte dati primaria: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Stima dell'energia sismica liberata: 1.8 x 1011 joules (49.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 42.5 tons of TNT) More info
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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.ProfonditàUbicazioneFonte
4.310 km14 Km ENE of Tarata, PeruUSGS
4.310 kmSOUTHERN PERUEMSC

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