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Light mag. 4.6 earthquake - Near Coast of Guatemala on Thursday, 15 December 2016

Light mag. 4.6 earthquake  - Near Coast of Guatemala on Thursday, 15 December 2016
Dec 15 16:46: Magnitude recalculated from 4.6 to 4.7.
Dec 15 16:50: Magnitude recalculated from 4.7 to 4.6.
Dec 15 17:52: Magnitude recalculated from 4.6 to 4.7.
Dec 15 18:00: Magnitude recalculated from 4.7 to 4.6.
Date & time: Thu, 15 Dec 16:34:51 UTC
Magnitude: 4.6
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 13.26°N / 90.95°W [Map]
Nearest volcano: Tecuamburro (121 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Thu, 15 Dec
Thu, 15 Dec 16:34 UTCM 4.7 / 50 kmOFFSHORE GUATEMALA[Map]EMSC
Thu, 15 Dec 16:34 UTCM 4.8 / 15 km Nicaragua[Map]INETER
Thu, 15 Dec 16:34 UTCM 4.7 / 54.2 km- 72km S of Puerto San Jose, Guatemala[Map]USGS

"I felt it" reports:
Antigua / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Puerto San Jose (73.7 km N from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Was awakened in hotel room by bed moving. I woke up and it lasted for 30 seconds at most.
Antigua / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
TimeMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Fri, 16 Dec
Fri, 16 Dec 00:34 UTCM 4.7 / 35 km - [info] (103 km)OFFSHORE GUATEMALA
[Map]
EMSC
San Salvador (185 km NNW from epicenter) / MMI II (Very weak shaking) (via app)
Fri, 16 Dec 11:34 UTCM 5.4 / 80 km - [info] (40 km) Guatemala
[Map]
GFZ
San Pedro la Laguna, Guatemala / MMI IV (Light shaking): I awoke to my bed lightly swaying. My first earthquake!
Parramos (Guatemala) (54 km N from epicenter)(no details): El piso se movió bastante, estaba dormiendo y me despertó el temblor. (via EMSC)
Guatemala (Guatemala) (52 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Que feo!! (via EMSC)
Antigua Guatemala (Guatemala) (50 km N from epicenter)(no details): Shakes and rattles for a bit. Did not go outside. (via EMSC)
Antigua Guatemala (43.1 km N from epicenter) / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Guatemala City / MMI IV (Light shaking): I was in bed and felt the house move. Kids were sleeping and did not wake up. I've never felt an earthquake before and it took me a little bit before I realized what it was.
Yepocapa / MMI IV (Light shaking): I was laying in bed wondering why I was awake. Stomach side down on my bed, it felt as though my mattress had turned into a waterbed as I rocked forward and back. I held my breath wondering how long it would last and there was a moment as I felt it intensify, but only slightly. It ceased and the roosters started crowing.
Ciudad de Guatemala (74 km NNW from epicenter) / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
(Guatemala) (64 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Felt increasing tremor for a few seconds while in bed; no further effects (no material damage, nor objects falling, etc) (via EMSC)
Antigua Guatemala (Guatemala) (50 km N from epicenter)(no details): Pendant mon sommeil j'ai senti le lit, le sol les autres meubles tremblé avec un grondement sourd. Ça a duré 4 /6 seconde . C'etait ma première fois mais j ai tout de suite compris. (via EMSC)
Read all reports
Tue, 20 Dec
Tue, 20 Dec 20:08 UTCM 4.8 / 57 km - [info] (87 km)El Salvador
[Map]
GFZ
Sat, 24 Dec
Sat, 24 Dec 01:31 UTCM 4.6 / 35 km - [info] (102 km) OFFSHORE EL SALVADOR
[Map]
EMSC
San Salvador (103.4 km N from epicenter) / MMI IV (Light shaking): Not long. (via app)
Sun, 25 Dec
Sun, 25 Dec 23:03 UTCM 3.6 / 28.6 km - [info] (71 km) Nicaragua
[Map]
INETER
El Salvador / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Wed, 28 Dec
Wed, 28 Dec 14:35 UTCM 4.7 / 10 km - [info] (150 km)- 122km S of Acajutla, El Salvador
[Map]
USGS
Thu, 29 Dec
Thu, 29 Dec 21:11 UTCM 4.1 / 21 km - [info] (183 km)OFF THE COAST OF GUATEMALA
[Map]
EMSC
Mixco city (247.1 km NE from epicenter) / not felt (via app)
Wed, 4 Jan
Wed, 4 Jan 16:45 UTCM 4.8 / 99 km - [info] (56 km)El Salvador
[Map]
GFZ
Santo Tomas (54.7 km N from epicenter) / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
San Salvador,, El Salvador (61.9 km N from epicenter) / MMI IV (Light shaking): ES UNA BUENA APLICACION, LO MALO ES QUE DEPENDEMOS EL SERVICIO DE UNA EMPRESA LOCAL, QUE TIENE MALA SEÑAL Y EN CASO DE TERREMOTO CORTA LA SEÑAL POR CORTE DE ENERGIA ELECTRICA (via app)
San Salvador (El Salvador) (61 km N from epicenter)(no details): No se reportan daños materiales ni daños a personas por el momento (via EMSC)
San Salvador (120.7 km NW from epicenter) / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
San Salvador (61.1 km N from epicenter) / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
Sat, 7 Jan
Sat, 7 Jan 13:27 UTCM 4.7 / 76 km - [info] (72 km)Near Coast of Guatemala
[Map]
GFZ
panajachel lago Atitlan / MMI IV (Light shaking): it woke me up in Panajachel, Lago Atitlan, Guatemala
Sat, 7 Jan 15:18 UTCM 4.3 / 64.6 km - [info] (99 km)- 48km SW of Puerto San Jose, Guatemala
[Map]
USGS
(385.3 km SW from epicenter) / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Thu, 12 Jan
Thu, 12 Jan 03:22 UTCM 5.3 / 10 km - [info] (83 km)Near Coast of Guatemala
[Map]
GFZ
bali (17073.5 km WNW from epicenter) / MMI III (Weak shaking): Moved the chair
San Pedro La Laguna (Guatemala) (89 km NW from epicenter)(no details): I was in bed, movement was gentle, but definitive. I was too lazy to get up and give feedback then. I noted the time as 9:22pm here. (via EMSC)
Chichicastenango, Guatemala / MMI IV (Light shaking): Room shook for one second
Antigua / MMI IV (Light shaking)
GUATEMALA CITY / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
San Salvador / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Mixco, Guatemala (123.5 km NNE from epicenter) / MMI III (Weak shaking) (via app)
Santo Tomas (243.2 km NNW from epicenter) / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
Antigua / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Apopa (El Salvador) (207 km E from epicenter)(no details): Muy sensible (via EMSC)
Read all reports
Sat, 21 Jan
Sat, 21 Jan 07:31 UTCM 4.4 / 59.6 km - [info] (57 km)- 30km S of La Libertad, El Salvador
[Map]
USGS
San salvador (43.1 km N from epicenter) / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
(50.1 km N from epicenter) / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
San miguel (107.8 km NW from epicenter) / MMI III (Weak shaking) (via app)
Sat, 28 Jan
Sat, 28 Jan 01:08 UTCM 4.6 / 10 km - [info] (112 km)Near Coast of Guatemala[Map]GFZ
Mon, 6 Feb
Mon, 6 Feb 07:17 UTCM 3.7 / 42.7 km - [info] (66 km) Nicaragua
[Map]
INETER
Sun, 12 Feb
Sun, 12 Feb 18:18 UTCM 4.3 / 69 km - [info] (77 km)- 48km S of Acajutla, El Salvador
[Map]
USGS
Thu, 16 Feb
Thu, 16 Feb 21:48 UTCM 4.5 / 35 km - [info] (118 km)OFFSHORE GUATEMALA
[Map]
EMSC
Sat, 18 Feb
Sat, 18 Feb 23:31 UTCM 4.5 / 35 km - [info] (101 km)- 40km S of Champerico, Guatemala[Map]USGS
Fri, 10 Mar
Fri, 10 Mar 13:13 UTCM 4.5 / 56.6 km - [info] (70 km)- 42km SW of Acajutla, El Salvador[Map]USGS
Sun, 12 Mar
Sun, 12 Mar 09:12 UTCM 4.7 / 10 km - [info] (106 km)Near Coast of Guatemala
[Map]
GFZ
Mon, 13 Mar
Mon, 13 Mar 21:04 UTCM 4.7 / 38 km - [info] (129 km)OFFSHORE GUATEMALA[Map]EMSC
Fri, 17 Mar
Fri, 17 Mar 18:03 UTCM 4.0 / 65 km - [info] (44 km) Nicaragua
[Map]
INETER
Tue, 21 Mar
Tue, 21 Mar 05:56 UTCM 4.3 / 71 km - [info] (125 km)OFFSHORE GUATEMALA[Map]EMSC
Tue, 21 Mar 08:44 UTCM 5.0 / 75 km - [info]Moyuta (21 km) - Guatemala Nicaragua
[Map]
INETER
Fri, 24 Mar
Fri, 24 Mar 10:09 UTCM 4.1 / 15 km - [info] (156 km)OFFSHORE GUATEMALA[Map]EMSC
Sun, 26 Mar
Sun, 26 Mar 16:03 UTCM 4.0 / 14 km - [info] (121 km)OFFSHORE CHIAPAS, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Wed, 29 Mar
Wed, 29 Mar 21:13 UTCM 4.1 / 16 km - [info] (153 km)OFFSHORE CHIAPAS, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Sat, 1 Apr
Sat, 1 Apr 01:54 UTCM 5.1 / 10 km - [info] (69 km) Guatemala
[Map]
GFZ
(117.7 km ENE from epicenter) / MMI III (Weak shaking)
(134.3 km ENE from epicenter) / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
Guatemala (Guatemala) (102 km E from epicenter)(no details): Very brief (via EMSC)
(Guatemala) (48 km N from epicenter)(no details): Felt one big shake, like a jerk of the house, and that was it. (via EMSC)
Guatemala City / MMI III (Weak shaking)
San Lucas (97.6 km NE from epicenter) / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Guatemala City (138.9 km ENE from epicenter) / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
Jocotenango Sacatepequez / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Sun, 2 Apr
Sun, 2 Apr 16:24 UTCM 4.4 / 56.8 km - [info] (105 km)- 83km S of La Libertad, El Salvador
[Map]
USGS
Mon, 3 Apr
Mon, 3 Apr 15:48 UTCM 3.4 / 11.7 km - [info] (63 km) Nicaragua
[Map]
INETER
Mon, 10 Apr
Mon, 10 Apr 02:13 UTCM 3.5 / 6 km - [info]San Salvador (10 km) - El Salvador EL SALVADOR
[Map]
EMSC
San Salvador (El Salvador) (11 km NE from epicenter)(no details): It was strange. It was real short. About 2sec. But felt much stronger than 3.5. Iy may be because it was more of a vertical movement (via EMSC)
Faldas del Volcan San Salvador, / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Moderate Shaking. Noise impact from the ground up as an explosion.
San Salvador / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Mejicanos (El Salvador) (14 km NE from epicenter)(no details): it felt as a strong,abd fast sinking (via EMSC)
San Salvador (El Salvador) (11 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Se percibió con una intensidad mercalli de lV y se reporta réplica de 2.6 (via EMSC)
El Barillo (El Salvador) (4 km S from epicenter)(no details): Short an noisy (via EMSC)
El Barillo (El Salvador) (3 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Fuertecito!!! (via EMSC)
Escalon / MMI V (Moderate shaking): I live on the 15th floor and the shaking was more intense because of the height and the building structure made to move with the earthquake
San Salvador (El Salvador) (9 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Hit pretty hard (via EMSC)
Mon, 10 Apr 20:02 UTCM 3.6 / 4.4 km - [info]San Salvador (7 km) - El Salvador- 2km NNW of Antiguo Cuscatlan, El Salvador
[Map]
USGS
(14.6 km SW from epicenter) / MMI VI (Strong shaking) (via app)
Mon, 10 Apr 22:21 UTCM 3.3 / 5 km - [info]San Salvador (8 km) - El Salvador- 7km W of Santa Tecla, El Salvador
[Map]
USGS
(24.1 km WSW from epicenter) / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
Mon, 10 Apr 23:53 UTCM 4.8 / 10 km - [info]Guazapa (12 km) - El SalvadorEl Salvador
[Map]
GFZ
Tegucigalpa (211 km NNW from epicenter) / MMI II (Very weak shaking) (via app)
San Salvador (El Salvador) (5 km SE from epicenter)(no details): there was a rockslide on one of the highways trapping cars and in our house when I returned quite few things fell over and cabinet doors flew open, etc. (via EMSC)
San Salvador, El Salvador (13.8 km S from epicenter) / MMI V (Moderate shaking): It was everything shaking and i could stay by stand (via app)
San salvador / MMI VII (Very strong shaking)
Santa tecla (20.1 km SSE from epicenter) / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
(10.2 km S from epicenter) / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Antiguo Cuscatlan / MMI VI (Strong shaking): It has been shaking all day long today April 10 but the harder shaking started yesterday, Sunday. They all have been very superficial therefore even the 2.6 shakes felt very strong. This one which was 5.1 felt much stronger and long. All of them seem to come with a noise that precedes the shake. There have been land slides and things at supermarkets are on the floor.
Soyapango (11.4 km SSW from epicenter) / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
(211.9 km NNW from epicenter) / MMI II (Very weak shaking) (via app)
(10.5 km S from epicenter) / MMI VI (Strong shaking) (via app)
Read all reports
Tue, 11 Apr
Tue, 11 Apr 14:08 UTCM 4.0 / 40 km - [info] (134 km)OFFSHORE CHIAPAS, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Tue, 18 Apr
Tue, 18 Apr 23:39 UTCM 4.7 / 10 km - [info] (87 km) Guatemala
[Map]
GFZ
Sun, 23 Apr
Sun, 23 Apr 15:51 UTCM 3.3 / 10 km - [info]San Salvador (12 km) - El Salvador- 1km SW of San Salvador, El Salvador[Map]USGS
Fri, 28 Apr
Fri, 28 Apr 15:56 UTCM 4.4 / 52 km - [info] (109 km)OFFSHORE GUATEMALA[Map]EMSC
Mon, 8 May
Mon, 8 May 09:04 UTCM 3.8 / 30.6 km - [info] (60 km) Nicaragua[Map]INETER
Tue, 9 May
Tue, 9 May 14:15 UTCM 5.2 / 82.2 km - [info] (46 km)- 25km S of Guazacapan, Guatemala
[Map]
USGS
San Juan la Laguna, Atitlan, Guatemala / MMI IV (Light shaking): We were awakened by the earthquake and actually felt/saw the house shaking. Also a small rumble.
Thu, 11 May
Thu, 11 May 22:02 UTCM 4.5 / 55 km - [info] (61 km)OFFSHORE GUATEMALA
[Map]
EMSC
SAN SALVADOR (114 km NW from epicenter) / MMI II (Very weak shaking) (via app)
Fri, 12 May
Fri, 12 May 10:41 UTCM 6.0 / 10 km - [info] (109 km)Off Coast of Central America
[Map]
GFZ
Australia / MMI IX (Violent shaking): It was horrible! there was buttcakes all around for onion sake honey bunches it took the cows home back to tibet!!!
Bolívar (El Salvador) (237 km E from epicenter)(no details): Levemente sentido y prolongado (via EMSC)
San Salvador (El Salvador) (130 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Enough hard to look for my shoes (via EMSC)
San Salvador (El Salvador) (125 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Fuertemente sentido en la capital de San Salvador en 5to piso, y de larga duración no hay daños en mi zona (via EMSC)
Antigua Guatemala (196.5 km NNW from epicenter) / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
San Salvador (El Salvador) (124 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Woke up from significant motion on the 4th floor of a hotel (via EMSC)
San miguel. El salvadir (209.6 km NW from epicenter) / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
(184.8 km N from epicenter) / MMI IV (Light shaking): Muy largo, más de un minuto de movimiento (via app)
Fraijanes (179.2 km N from epicenter) / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
San Salvador, El Salvador (118.6 km NNW from epicenter) / MMI VI (Strong shaking) (via app)
Fri, 12 May 10:51 UTCM 5.5 / 63 km - [info] (95 km)El Salvador[Map]GFZ
Fri, 12 May 15:22 UTCM 4.7 / 10 km - [info] (127 km)- 94km SSW of Acajutla, El Salvador
[Map]
USGS
Sat, 13 May
Sat, 13 May 04:46 UTCM 4.0 / 31.5 km - [info] (132 km) Nicaragua
[Map]
INETER
(362.6 km ENE from epicenter) / MMI III (Weak shaking): Much like a heavy truck passing by. Less than 10 seconds vertical shake. (via app)
Sat, 13 May 11:26 UTCM 4.9 / 10 km - [info] (110 km)Off Coast of Central America
[Map]
GFZ
San Marcos Guatemala / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Sat, 13 May 13:29 UTCM 4.6 / 59.9 km - [info] (94 km)- offshore El Salvador
[Map]
USGS
Sat, 13 May 22:57 UTCM 3.7 / 15 km - [info] (113 km) Nicaragua[Map]INETER
Sat, 13 May 23:33 UTCM 4.4 / 10 km - [info] (123 km) OFFSHORE EL SALVADOR
[Map]
EMSC
Sun, 14 May
Sun, 14 May 04:29 UTCM 4.5 / 92 km - [info] (67 km)El Salvador
[Map]
GFZ
Leon Nicaragua (309.4 km NW from epicenter) / MMI III (Weak shaking) (via app)
Sun, 14 May 21:36 UTCM 4.5 / 70 km - [info] (60 km)El Salvador
[Map]
GFZ
(328.5 km NNW from epicenter) / MMI III (Weak shaking): Few 2 minute rumble, again much like a heavy truck passing. (via app)

 

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