Mag. 4.3 earthquake - GUATEMALA on Saturday, 23 February 2019 at 02:14 (GMT)
Light magnitude 4.3 earthquake at 79 km depth
23 Feb 02:41 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 27 minutes.
Depth: 79.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.43°N / 92.04°W (Guatemala)
Nearest volcano: Santiaguito (64 km / 40 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
19 km (12 mi) ESE of Ocos (Ocós) (pop: 9,460)
20 km (12 mi) NW of Champerico (pop: 7,760)
30 km (18 mi) SSE of Ciudad Tecun Uman (Ayutla) (pop: 11,400)
32 km (20 mi) S of Pajapita (pop: 8,160)
36 km (22 mi) SSW of Coatepeque (pop: 45,700)
41 km (25 mi) WSW of Retalhuleu (pop: 36,700)
72 km (45 mi) SW of Quetzaltenango (pop: 132,200)
166 km (103 mi) W of Guatemala City (pop: 994,900)
Primary data source: EMSC
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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