Light mag. 4.2 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 34 km southwest of Champerico, Retalhuleu, Guatemala, on Monday, October 30, 2017 at 08:11 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 81 km depth
30 Oct 08:26 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 14 minutes.
Depth: 81.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.14°N / 92.19°W↗ (North Pacific Ocean, Guatemala)
Antipode: 14.14°S / 87.81°E↗
Nearest volcano: Santiaguito (97 km / 60 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
34 km (21 mi) WSW of Champerico (pop: 7,760) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (26 mi) S of Ocos (Ocós) (pop: 9,460) --> See nearby quakes!
60 km (37 mi) S of Ciudad Tecun Uman (Ayutla) (pop: 11,400) --> See nearby quakes!
65 km (40 mi) SSW of Flores Costa Cuca (pop: 12,000) --> See nearby quakes!
71 km (44 mi) SW of Retalhuleu (pop: 36,700) --> See nearby quakes!
72 km (45 mi) SSW of Coatepec (pop: 45,700) --> See nearby quakes!
73 km (46 mi) SW of Nuevo San Carlos (pop: 19,200) --> See nearby quakes!
80 km (50 mi) SW of Colomba (pop: 19,100) --> See nearby quakes!
87 km (54 mi) SW of Palmar (pop: 15,200) --> See nearby quakes!
189 km (117 mi) WSW of Guatemala City (pop: 994,900) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 1011 joules (35 megawatt hours, equivalent to 30.1 tons of TNT) More info
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|4.2||81 km||OFFSHORE GUATEMALA||EMSC|
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