Mag. 4.3 earthquake - Offshore Guatemala on Tuesday, 26 March 2019 at 13:38 (GMT)
Light magnitude 4.3 earthquake at 9 km depth
26 Mar 13:56 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 18 minutes.
Depth: 9.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.09°N / 92.37°W (Guatemala)
Nearest volcano: Santiaguito (115 km / 71 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
50 km (31 mi) SSW of Ocos (Ocós) (pop: 9,460)
54 km (34 mi) WSW of Champerico (pop: 7,760)
70 km (43 mi) SSW of Ciudad Tecun Uman (Ayutla) (pop: 11,400)
79 km (49 mi) SSW of Pajapita (pop: 8,160)
87 km (54 mi) SW of Coatepeque (pop: 45,700)
90 km (56 mi) SW of Retalhuleu (pop: 36,700)
199 km (124 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: 1.8 x 1011 joules (49.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 42.5 tons of TNT) More info
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