Mag. 4.2 earthquake - GUATEMALA on Thursday, 20 July 2017 at 23:13 (GMT)
Light magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 102 km depth
20 Jul 23:36 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 23 minutes.
Depth: 102.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.74°N / 92.05°W (Guatemala)
Nearest volcano: Tajumulco (36 km / 22 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) NW of Pajapita (pop: 8,160)
12 km (7 mi) NE of Ciudad Tecun Uman (Ayutla) (pop: 11,400)
19 km (12 mi) SW of El Tumbador (pop: 7,560)
19 km (12 mi) S of Malacatan (Malacatán) (pop: 14,900)
20 km (13 mi) W of Coatepeque (pop: 45,700)
40 km (25 mi) SW of San Pedro Sacatepéquez (pop: 40,000)
58 km (36 mi) W of Quetzaltenango (pop: 132,200)
166 km (103 mi) W of Guatemala City (pop: 994,900)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 1011 joules (35 megawatt hours, equivalent to 30.1 tons of TNT) More info
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