Mag. 4.0 earthquake - OFFSHORE GUATEMALA on Tuesday, 5 March 2019 at 05:44 (GMT)
Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 15 km depth
5 Mar 06:02 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 17 minutes.
Depth: 15.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.14°N / 92.38°W (Guatemala)
Nearest volcano: Santiaguito (112 km / 70 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
46 km (28 mi) SSW of Ocos (Ocós) (pop: 9,460)
53 km (33 mi) WSW of Champerico (pop: 7,760)
65 km (40 mi) SSW of Ciudad Tecun Uman (Ayutla) (pop: 11,400)
75 km (46 mi) SSW of Pajapita (pop: 8,160)
84 km (52 mi) SW of Coatepeque (pop: 45,700)
88 km (54 mi) WSW of Retalhuleu (pop: 36,700)
199 km (123 mi) WSW of Mixco (pop: 473,100)
209 km (130 mi) WSW of Guatemala City (pop: 994,900)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 1010 joules (17.5 megawatt hours, equivalent to 15.1 tons of TNT) More info
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