Mag. 4.3 earthquake - - 4km NE of Puerto San Jose, Guatemala, on 2017-11-19 21:37:16 -06:00
Light magnitude 4.3 earthquake at 92 km depth
20 Nov 05:30 UTC: First to report: USGS after 1 hour and 53 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2017-11-19 21:37:16 -06:00
Depth: 92.4 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 13.9486°N / 90.7939°W (Guatemala)
Nearest volcano: Tecuamburro (48 km / 30 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
4 km (2 mi) NE of Puerto San José (Municipio de San José) (pop: 18,700)
9 km (6 mi) W of Iztapa (pop: 4,020)
29 km (18 mi) SSE of Masagua (pop: 10,000)
32 km (20 mi) ESE of La Gomera (pop: 24,000)
39 km (24 mi) S of Escuintla (pop: 103,200)
50 km (31 mi) SSE of Santa Lucia Cotzumalguapa (pop: 62,100)
79 km (49 mi) SSW of Mixco (pop: 473,100)
83 km (51 mi) SSW of Guatemala City (pop: 994,900)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 1011 joules (49.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 42.5 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.3||92 km||- 4km NE of Puerto San Jose, Guatemala||USGS|
User reports for this quake (1)
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
San Marcos la Laguna (98.6 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)