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Light mag. 4.0 earthquake - 69 km east of Cerro de Pasco, Peru, on Monday, Feb 6, 2023 at 12:48 am (GMT -5) -

Light mag. 4.0 earthquake - 69 km east of Cerro de Pasco, Peru, on Monday, Feb 6, 2023 at 12:48 am (GMT -5) Light mag. 4.0 earthquake - 69 km east of Cerro de Pasco, Peru, on Monday, Feb 6, 2023 at 12:48 am (GMT -5)

Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 25 km depth

6 Feb 05:56 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 8 minutes.

Earthquake details

Date & timeFeb 6, 2023 05:48:46 UTC -
Local time at epicenterMonday, Feb 6, 2023 at 12:48 am (GMT -5)
Depth25.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude10.49°S / 75.65°W (Provincia de Oxapampa, Pasco, Peru)
Antipode10.49°N / 104.35°E
Shaking intensityWeak shaking near epicenter
Felt0 reports
Primary data sourceEMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Nearby towns and cities0 km (0 mi) NNE of Santa Isabel (pop: 168) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
29 km (18 mi) WNW of Oxapampa (pop: 12,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
50 km (31 mi) WNW of Villa Rica (Oxapampa) (pop: 7,450) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
63 km (39 mi) NE of Carhuamayo (Junín, Junin) (pop: 9,120) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
69 km (43 mi) ENE of Yanacancha (pop: 24,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
69 km (43 mi) ENE of Cerro de Pasco (pop: 78,900) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
90 km (56 mi) SE of Huanuco (pop: 148,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
229 km (142 mi) NE of Lima (Lima Province) (pop: 7,737,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Weather at epicenter at time of quakeOvercast Clouds 14.8°C (59 F), humidity: 99%, wind: 1 m/s (1 kts) from NW
Estimated seismic energy released6.3 x 1010 joules (17.5 megawatt hours, equivalent to 15.1 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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4.025 kmCentral PeruRaspberryShake

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