6.0 magnitude earthquake 28 km from Juliaca, Puno, Peru

1979-05-21 22:22:23 UTC

UTC time: Monday, May 21, 1979 22:22 PM
Your time: 1979-05-21T22:22:23Z
Magnitude Type: mb
USGS status: Reviewed by a seismologist
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1979-05-21 22:22:23 UTC 6.0 magnitude, 208 km depth
Juliaca, Puno, Peru

6.0 magnitude earthquake

1979-05-21 22:22:23 UTC at 22:22
May 21, 1979 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -15.25, -70.089
28.2 km from Juliaca (17.2 miles)

Southern Peru

Depth: 208 km

Aftershocks:
B
1979-05-22 23:54:34 UTC 4.4 magnitude, 231 km depth
Atuncolla, Puno, Peru

4.4 magnitude earthquake

1979-05-22 23:54:34 UTC at 23:54
May 22, 1979 UTC

Location:
Epicenter at -15.716, -70.22
8.2 km from Atuncolla (5.2 miles)

Southern Peru

Depth: 231 km