Mag. 4.2 earthquake - OFFSHORE GUATEMALA on Friday, 8 February 2019 at 21:10 (GMT)
Light magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 53 km depth
8 Feb 21:31 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 21 minutes.
Depth: 53.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.23°N / 92.33°W (Guatemala)
Nearest volcano: Tajumulco (101 km / 63 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
34 km (21 mi) SSW of Ocos (Ocós) (pop: 9,460)
45 km (28 mi) W of Champerico (pop: 7,760)
54 km (33 mi) SSW of Ciudad Tecun Uman (Ayutla) (pop: 11,400)
63 km (39 mi) SSW of Pajapita (pop: 8,160)
73 km (45 mi) SW of Coatepeque (pop: 45,700)
78 km (49 mi) WSW of Retalhuleu (pop: 36,700)
201 km (125 mi) WSW of Guatemala City (pop: 994,900)
294 km (182 mi) SSE of Tuxtla Gutiérrez (Mexico) (pop: 537,100)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 1011 joules (35 megawatt hours, equivalent to 30.1 tons of TNT) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
|M 4.2||53 km||OFFSHORE GUATEMALA||EMSC|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.