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M7.5 earthquake - 45km SW of Champerico, Guatemala, Wednesday, 7 November 2012 at 16:35 (GMT)

Major mag. 7.4 earthquake - 35km S of Champerico, Guatemala on Wednesday, 7 November 2012

Major mag. 7.4 earthquake  - 35km S of Champerico, Guatemala on Wednesday, 7 November 2012
Date & time: Wed, 7 Nov 16:35:47 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Wed, 7 Nov 2012 10:35
Magnitude: 7.4
Depth: 24.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 13.9869°N / 91.9646°W (Guatemala)
Nearest volcano: Santiaguito (109 km)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 7.9*10^15 J (2206 GWh / 1.9*10^6 tons of TNT / 118.7 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Wed, 7 Nov 2012
Wed, 7 Nov 16:35 UTCM 7.3 / 30 kmOFFSHORE GUATEMALAEMSC
Wed, 7 Nov 16:35 UTCM 7.7 / 10 km NicaraguaINETER
Wed, 7 Nov 16:35 UTCM 7.3 / 47 kmCostas de ChiapasSSN
Wed, 7 Nov 16:35 UTCM 7.3 / 26 km GuatemalaGFZ
Wed, 7 Nov 16:35 UTCM 7.4 / 42 kmOffshore GuatemalaGeoAu

shake map
(shakemap: USGS)
"I felt it" reports:
El Salvador / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Guatemala, Guatemala. / MMI VI (Strong shaking): I was taking a nap and suddenly I woke up, and first I thought someone was moving my bed to wake me up, then I saw all the things shaking and moving and I realized it was an earthquake.
San Salvador El Salvador / MMI IV (Light shaking)
San Salvador (El Salvador) (282 km E from epicenter)(no details): Se movió el agua en el recipiente. (via EMSC)
Guatemala City (Guatemala) (201 km E from epicenter)(no details): Inicio suave luego la intensidad se agravo y tardo algunos segundos (via EMSC)
Guatemala City (Guatemala) (201 km E from epicenter)(no details): It was very long, and it felt like the ground was moving in circles. (via EMSC)
Guatemala City (Guatemala) (201 km E from epicenter)(no details): En el sector de San Marcos, principalmente, varios edificios han sufrido danos serios, desde el edificio municipal hasta algunas casas, y tambien hay personas fallecidas (todo en el sector del departamento de San Marcos , zonas 1, 2 y 3), casas derrumbadas, lineas telefonicas caidas y saturadas, se cayo el servicio electrico. (via EMSC)
Guatemala City (Guatemala) (201 km E from epicenter)(no details): Some houses fell in other areas of Guatemala. Some cars crashe also. (via EMSC)
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Wed, 7 Nov 16:57 UTCM 4.7 / 35 km - [info]48km SSW of Ocos, Guatemala[Map]USGS
Wed, 7 Nov 17:04 UTCM 3.7 / 20 km - [info]111 km al SUR de CD HIDALGO, CHIS[Map]SSN
Wed, 7 Nov 17:04 UTCM 5.6 / 10 km - [info]5.6 OFFSHORE GUATEMALA[Map]EMSC
Wed, 7 Nov 17:05 UTCM 3.8 / 20 km - [info]83 km al SUROESTE de CD HIDALGO, CHIS[Map]SSN
Wed, 7 Nov 17:07 UTCM 4.0 / 20 km - [info]87 km al SUROESTE de CD HIDALGO, CHIS[Map]SSN
Wed, 7 Nov 18:09 UTCM 4.6 / 10 km - [info]4.6 OFFSHORE GUATEMALA[Map]EMSC
Wed, 7 Nov 18:43 UTCM 3.8 / 29 km - [info]62 km al SUROESTE de CD HIDALGO, CHIS[Map]SSN
Wed, 7 Nov 19:03 UTCM 3.8 / 15 km - [info]107 km al SUR de CD HIDALGO, CHIS[Map]SSN
Wed, 7 Nov 19:06 UTCM 3.6 / 15 km - [info]73 km al SUROESTE de CD HIDALGO, CHIS[Map]SSN
Wed, 7 Nov 19:09 UTCM 3.9 / 20 km - [info]78 km al SUR de CD HIDALGO, CHIS[Map]SSN
Wed, 7 Nov 19:23 UTCM 4.0 / 20 km - [info]144 km al SUR de CD HIDALGO, CHIS[Map]SSN
Wed, 7 Nov 19:55 UTCM 5.0 / 35.1 km - [info]41km SW of Champerico, Guatemala[Map]USGS
Wed, 7 Nov 20:30 UTCM 3.8 / 20 km - [info]57 km al SUR de CD HIDALGO, CHIS[Map]SSN
Wed, 7 Nov 20:40 UTCM 4.0 / 15 km - [info]115 km al SUR de CD HIDALGO, CHIS[Map]SSN
Wed, 7 Nov 21:17 UTCM 4.0 / 21 km - [info]107 km al SURESTE de CD HIDALGO, CHIS[Map]SSN
Wed, 7 Nov 21:37 UTCM 3.9 / 17 km - [info]90 km al SUR de CD HIDALGO, CHIS[Map]SSN
Wed, 7 Nov 22:27 UTCM 4.3 / 4 km - [info]91 km al SUR de CD HIDALGO, CHIS[Map]SSN
Wed, 7 Nov 22:35 UTCM 3.6 / 13 km - [info]106 km al SUROESTE de CD HIDALGO, CHIS[Map]SSN
Wed, 7 Nov 22:42 UTCM 5.1 / 35.1 km - [info]54km SW of Champerico, Guatemala[Map]USGS
Wed, 7 Nov 23:36 UTCM 4.0 / 20 km - [info]121 km al SUROESTE de CD HIDALGO, CHIS[Map]SSN
Wed, 7 Nov 23:41 UTCM 4.0 / 20 km - [info]117 km al SUROESTE de CD HIDALGO, CHIS[Map]SSN
Thu, 8 Nov 2012 (29 earthquakes)
Thu, 8 Nov 00:10 UTCM 4.1 / 20 km - [info]91 km al SUR de CD HIDALGO, CHIS[Map]SSN
Thu, 8 Nov 00:22 UTCM 3.9 / 20 km - [info]78 km al SUROESTE de CD HIDALGO, CHIS[Map]SSN
Thu, 8 Nov 00:58 UTCM 3.9 / 20 km - [info]121 km al SUROESTE de CD HIDALGO, CHIS[Map]SSN
Thu, 8 Nov 01:07 UTCM 3.8 / 24 km - [info]113 km al SUR de CD HIDALGO, CHIS[Map]SSN
Thu, 8 Nov 02:09 UTCM 3.8 / 20 km - [info]97 km al SUR de CD HIDALGO, CHIS[Map]SSN
Thu, 8 Nov 02:20 UTCM 4.9 / 35.4 km - [info]13km SSW of Champerico, Guatemala[Map]USGS
Thu, 8 Nov 02:26 UTCM 4.5 / 35.5 km - [info]81km SW of Ocos, Guatemala[Map]USGS
Thu, 8 Nov 02:27 UTCM 4.8 / 35.3 km - [info]61km SW of Ocos, Guatemala[Map]USGS
Thu, 8 Nov 02:49 UTCM 3.7 / 5 km - [info]60 km al SUROESTE de CD HIDALGO, CHIS[Map]SSN
Thu, 8 Nov 03:24 UTCM 3.9 / 20 km - [info]79 km al SUROESTE de CD HIDALGO, CHIS[Map]SSN
Thu, 8 Nov 03:48 UTCM 3.7 / 20 km - [info]66 km al SUROESTE de CD HIDALGO, CHIS[Map]SSN
Thu, 8 Nov 06:10 UTCM 4.0 / 20 km - [info]85 km al SUROESTE de CD HIDALGO, CHIS[Map]SSN
Thu, 8 Nov 06:27 UTCM 3.8 / 20 km - [info]85 km al SUROESTE de CD HIDALGO, CHIS[Map]SSN
Thu, 8 Nov 08:16 UTCM 4.3 / 35 km - [info]37km SW of Suchiate, Mexico[Map]USGS
Thu, 8 Nov 09:19 UTCM 4.0 / 15 km - [info]87 km al SUROESTE de CD HIDALGO, CHIS[Map]SSN
Thu, 8 Nov 10:00 UTCM 3.9 / 15 km - [info]74 km al SUROESTE de CD HIDALGO, CHIS[Map]SSN
Thu, 8 Nov 11:24 UTCM 3.8 / 20 km - [info]113 km al SUROESTE de CD HIDALGO, CHIS[Map]SSN
Thu, 8 Nov 11:44 UTCM 4.0 / 20 km - [info]102 km al SUROESTE de CD HIDALGO, CHIS[Map]SSN
Thu, 8 Nov 11:49 UTCM 3.9 / 10 km - [info]73 km al SUROESTE de CD HIDALGO, CHIS[Map]SSN
Thu, 8 Nov 12:45 UTCM 3.9 / 20 km - [info]95 km al SUROESTE de CD HIDALGO, CHIS[Map]SSN
Thu, 8 Nov 14:34 UTCM 4.1 / 10 km - [info]81 km al SUR de CD HIDALGO, CHIS[Map]SSN
Thu, 8 Nov 14:55 UTCM 3.7 / 20 km - [info]118 km al SUR de CD HIDALGO, CHIS[Map]SSN
Thu, 8 Nov 15:41 UTCM 3.7 / 16 km - [info]131 km al SUR de CD HIDALGO, CHIS[Map]SSN
Thu, 8 Nov 16:16 UTCM 3.7 / 26 km - [info]79 km al SUR de CD HIDALGO, CHIS[Map]SSN
Thu, 8 Nov 17:29 UTCM 3.9 / 20 km - [info]137 km al SUR de CD HIDALGO, CHIS[Map]SSN
Thu, 8 Nov 18:04 UTCM 3.9 / 20 km - [info]103 km al SUR de CD HIDALGO, CHIS[Map]SSN
Thu, 8 Nov 18:43 UTCM 3.8 / 86 km - [info]117 km al SUR de CD HIDALGO, CHIS[Map]SSN
Thu, 8 Nov 18:51 UTCM 3.9 / 15 km - [info]105 km al SUROESTE de CD HIDALGO, CHIS[Map]SSN
Thu, 8 Nov 18:58 UTCM 4.2 / 1 km - [info]126 km al SUR de CD HIDALGO, CHIS[Map]SSN

 

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