Light mag. 4.1 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 20 km south of Ocos, Guatemala, on Sunday, October 29, 2017 at 14:39 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 70 km depth
29 Oct 15:08 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 29 minutes.
Depth: 70.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.34°N / 92.13°W↗ (North Pacific Ocean, Guatemala)
Antipode: 14.34°S / 87.87°E↗
Nearest volcano: Santiaguito (78 km / 48 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
20 km (12 mi) SSE of Ocos (Ocós) (pop: 9,460) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) WNW of Champerico (pop: 7,760) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (23 mi) S of Ciudad Tecun Uman (Ayutla) (pop: 11,400) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) SW of Coatepec (pop: 45,700) --> See nearby quakes!
55 km (34 mi) WSW of Nuevo San Carlos (pop: 19,200) --> See nearby quakes!
59 km (37 mi) SW of Colomba (pop: 19,100) --> See nearby quakes!
64 km (40 mi) SSE of Tapachula (Mexico) (pop: 202,700) --> See nearby quakes!
69 km (43 mi) WSW of Palmar (pop: 15,200) --> See nearby quakes!
86 km (53 mi) SW of Quetzaltenango (pop: 132,200) --> See nearby quakes!
177 km (110 mi) W of Guatemala City (pop: 994,900) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 1010 joules (24.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 21.3 tons of TNT) More info
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