Mag. 4.3 earthquake - - 56km S of Champerico, Guatemala, on 2017-11-28 17:13:19 -06:00
Light magnitude 4.3 earthquake at 35 km depth
28 Nov 23:48 UTC: First to report: USGS after 35 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2017-11-28 17:13:19 -06:00
Depth: 35.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 13.7984°N / 91.8345°W (Guatemala)
Nearest volcano: Santiaguito (111 km / 69 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
56 km (35 mi) S of Champerico (pop: 7,760)
73 km (45 mi) SW of Nueva Concepción (pop: 11,100)
74 km (46 mi) SW of Tiquisate (pop: 18,200)
84 km (52 mi) S of Retalhuleu (pop: 36,700)
89 km (55 mi) SSW of Mazatenango (pop: 44,100)
90 km (56 mi) WSW of La Gomera (pop: 24,000)
170 km (106 mi) SW of Guatemala City (pop: 994,900)
286 km (178 mi) W of San Salvador (El Salvador) (pop: 526,000)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 1011 joules (49.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 42.5 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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|M 4.3||35 km||- 56km S of Champerico, Guatemala||USGS|
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