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Light mag. 4.5 earthquake - 60 km northeast of Tacna, Peru, on Thursday, May 25, 2023 at 3:20 pm (GMT -5) -

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Light mag. 4.5 earthquake - 60 km northeast of Tacna, Peru, on Thursday, May 25, 2023 at 3:20 pm (GMT -5) Light mag. 4.5 earthquake - 60 km northeast of Tacna, Peru, on Thursday, May 25, 2023 at 3:20 pm (GMT -5)

Light magnitude 4.5 earthquake at 119 km depth

25 May 20:32 UTC: First to report: RaspberryShake after 12 minutes.
25 May 21:12: Magnitude recalculated from 4.0 to 4.5. Hypocenter depth recalculated from 130.0 to 119.0 km (from 81 to 74 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 31 km (19 mi) towards ENE.
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Earthquake details

Date & timeMay 25, 2023 20:20:12 UTC -
Local time at epicenterThursday, May 25, 2023 at 3:20 pm (GMT -5)
Depth119.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude17.64°S / 69.85°W (Tacna, Tacna, Peru)
Antipode17.64°N / 110.15°E
Shaking intensityVery weak shaking
Felt0 reports
Primary data sourceRaspberryShake (RaspberryShake)
Nearest volcanoTacora (12 km / 7 mi)
Nearby towns and cities9 km (6 mi) E of Toquela (pop: 51) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
27 km (17 mi) SE of Tarata (pop: 3,050) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
42 km (26 mi) ESE of Chipispaya (pop: 1,930) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
44 km (27 mi) SSE of Chuquitira (pop: 4,220) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
56 km (35 mi) SE of Quilahuani (pop: 3,180) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
60 km (37 mi) NE of Tacna (pop: 280,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
60 km (38 mi) ESE of Totoral (pop: 1,980) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
991 km (616 mi) SE of Lima (Lima Province) (pop: 7,737,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Weather at epicenter at time of quakeBroken Clouds 9.3°C (49 F), humidity: 53%, wind: 3 m/s (6 kts) from SW
Estimated seismic energy released3.5 x 1011 joules (98.6 megawatt hours, equivalent to 84.8 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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4.5119 kmNear Coast of PeruRaspberryShake
4.5119 kmPeru-Bolivia Border RegionGFZ

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