Mag. 4.5 earthquake - - 58km SSE of Champerico, Guatemala, on 2017-11-28 17:34:21 -06:00
Light magnitude 4.5 earthquake at 35 km depth
29 Nov 00:24 UTC: First to report: USGS after 50 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2017-11-28 17:34:21 -06:00
Depth: 35.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 13.8004°N / 91.7342°W (Guatemala)
Nearest volcano: Atitlán (105 km / 65 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
59 km (37 mi) SSE of Champerico (pop: 7,760)
67 km (42 mi) SW of Tiquisate (pop: 18,200)
80 km (50 mi) WSW of La Gomera (pop: 24,000)
82 km (51 mi) S of Retalhuleu (pop: 36,700)
85 km (53 mi) SSW of Mazatenango (pop: 44,100)
98 km (61 mi) SW of Santa Lucía Cotzumalguapa (Santa Lucía Cotzulmalguapa) (pop: 62,100)
161 km (100 mi) SW of Guatemala City (pop: 994,900)
275 km (171 mi) W of San Salvador (El Salvador) (pop: 526,000)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 1011 joules (98.6 megawatt hours, equivalent to 84.8 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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|M 4.5||35 km||- 58km SSE of Champerico, Guatemala||USGS|
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