Mag. 4.1 earthquake - Offshore Guatemala on Saturday, 23 March 2019 at 17:58 (GMT)
Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 9 km depth
23 Mar 18:26 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 28 minutes.
Depth: 9.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.1°N / 92.18°W (Guatemala)
Nearest volcano: Santiaguito (99 km / 62 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
36 km (22 mi) SW of Champerico (pop: 7,760)
46 km (28 mi) S of Ocós (pop: 9,460)
64 km (40 mi) S of Ciudad Tecún Umán (Ayutla) (pop: 11,400)
73 km (45 mi) SW of Retalhuleu (pop: 36,700)
75 km (46 mi) SSW of Coatepeque (pop: 45,700)
87 km (54 mi) SW of Mazatenango (pop: 44,100)
180 km (112 mi) WSW of Mixco (pop: 473,100)
189 km (118 mi) WSW of Guatemala City (pop: 994,900)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 1010 joules (24.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 21.3 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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