Mag. 4.5 earthquake - Nicaragua on 16:47:48
Light magnitude 4.5 earthquake at 10 km depth
23 Jun 23:28 UTC: First to report: INETER after 40 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 16:47:48
Depth: 9.7 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 13.89°N / 91.09°W (Guatemala)
Nearest volcano: Fuego (69 km / 43 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
8 km (5 mi) SE of Sipacate
22 km (14 mi) S of La Gomera (pop: 24,000)
29 km (18 mi) W of Puerto San José (Municipio de San José) (pop: 18,700)
41 km (26 mi) SE of Nueva Concepción (pop: 11,100)
50 km (31 mi) S of Santa Lucia Cotzumalguapa (pop: 62,100)
56 km (35 mi) SW of Escuintla (pop: 103,200)
104 km (65 mi) SW of Guatemala City (pop: 994,900)
207 km (128 mi) W of San Salvador (El Salvador) (pop: 526,000)
Primary data source: INETER
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 1011 joules (98.6 megawatt hours, equivalent to 84.8 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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|M 4.5||9.7 km||Nicaragua||INETER|
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