Solar, 25 Apr 2021, 13:19
13:19 PM | BY: EARTHQUAKEMONITOR
4.3 quake 25 Apr 7:56 am (GMT -5)
A magnitude 4.3 earthquake close to Tacna, Provincia de Tacna, Peru, was reported solely 22 minutes in the past by the US Geological Survey, thought-about one of many key worldwide companies that monitor seismic exercise worldwide. The earthquake occurred at a shallow depth of 10 km beneath the epicenter within the morning on Sunday 25 April 2021 at 7:56 am native time. The precise magnitude, epicenter, and depth of the quake is perhaps revised throughout the subsequent few hours or minutes as seismologists evaluate information and refine their calculations, or as different companies concern their report.
Our monitoring service recognized a second report from the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC) which listed the quake at magnitude 4.3 as effectively.
Based mostly on the preliminary seismic information, the quake mustn’t have precipitated any vital injury, however was most likely felt by many individuals as mild vibration within the space of the epicenter.
Weak shaking may need been felt in Ticaco (pop. 740) situated 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.
Different cities or cities close to the epicenter the place the quake may need been felt as very weak shaking embrace Ilabaya (pop. 9,500) situated 64 km from the epicenter, and Tacna (pop. 280,100) 77 km away.
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Date & time: 25 Apr 7:56 am (GMT -5) native time (25 Apr 2021 12:56 GMT)
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.4°S / 69.91°W (Provincia de Tarata, Tacna, Peru)
Main information supply: USGS