Strong mag. 5.1 earthquake - Retalhuleu, 17 km southwest of Flores Costa Cuca, Quetzaltenango, Guatemala, on Saturday, November 4, 2017 at 18:12 (GMT)

This quake was likely an aftershock of the 8.1 quake North Pacific Ocean, 88 km southwest of Topon, Pijijiapan, Chiapas, Mexico, September, 8 2017 04:49 GMT, which had occurred 8 weeks earlier.
Strong mag. 5.1 earthquake - Retalhuleu, 17 km southwest of Flores Costa Cuca, Quetzaltenango, Guatemala, on Saturday, November 4, 2017 at 18:12 (GMT)

Strong magnitude 5.1 earthquake at 10 km depth

4 Nov 18:20 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 8 minutes.
Date & time: Nov 4, 2017 18:12:27 UTC
Magnitude: 5.1
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.5°N / 91.94°W (Retalhuleu, Guatemala)
Antipode: 14.5°S / 88.06°E
Nearest volcano: Santiaguito (51 km / 32 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
17 km (10 mi) SSW of Flores Costa Cuca (Quetzaltenango) (pop: 12,000) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) SSW of Coatepec (Quetzaltenango) (pop: 45,700) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (18 mi) WSW of Nuevo San Carlos (Retalhuleu) (pop: 19,200) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) W of Retalhuleu (pop: 36,700) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) SW of Colomba (Quetzaltenango) (pop: 19,100) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) WSW of Palmar (Quetzaltenango) (pop: 15,200) --> See nearby quakes!
55 km (34 mi) SSW of San Pedro Sacatepéquez (San Marcos) (pop: 40,000) --> See nearby quakes!
73 km (45 mi) SW of San Francisco El Alto (Totonicapán) (pop: 54,500) --> See nearby quakes!
144 km (90 mi) W of Mixco (Guatemala) (pop: 473,100) --> See nearby quakes!
154 km (96 mi) W of Guatemala (pop: 994,900) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GFZ (German Research Centre for Geosciences)
Estimated released energy: 2.8 x 1012 joules (783 megawatt hours, equivalent to 674 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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5.110 kmGuatemalaGFZ
5.177 km- 13km SSW of Retalhuleu, GuatemalaUSGS

User reports for this quake (10)

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Mixco Guatemala (148.8 km E of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) (reported through our app)
Antigua Guatemala / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Sitting at the kitchen table and felt my chair shaking. Looked up and the chandelier was swinging and the pictures on the wall were swaying.  
Santa Catarina Pinula, Guatemala (155.2 km E of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
San Jose Pinula, Guatemala (168 km E of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
San Cristobal, Mixco / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
San Lucas Sacatepequez / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Zona 4 Mixco, Guatemala (148.3 km E of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Dicen que fue un jalón fuerte pero yo nolo sentí. (reported through our app)  
San Cristóbal De Las Casas, Chiapas, México (259.2 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : Se movieron algunas lámparas, pero no se sintió ningún movimiento (reported through our app)  
Guatemala City Zona 14 (155.4 km E of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Guatemala (151.3 km E of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
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