Mag. 4.1 earthquake - OFFSHORE GUATEMALA on Sunday, 29 October 2017 at 14:39 (GMT)
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 (Guatemala)
Nearest volcano: Santiaguito (78 km / 48 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
20 km (12 mi) SSE of Ocós (pop: 9,460)
23 km (15 mi) W of Champerico (pop: 7,760)
38 km (23 mi) S of Ciudad Tecún Umán (Ayutla) (pop: 11,400)
50 km (31 mi) SW of Coatepeque (pop: 45,700)
53 km (33 mi) WSW of Retalhuleu (pop: 36,700)
86 km (53 mi) SW of Quetzaltenango (pop: 132,200)
168 km (104 mi) W of Villa Nueva (pop: 406,800)
177 km (110 mi) W of Guatemala City (pop: 994,900)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 1010 joules (24.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 21.3 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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