Mag. 4.1 earthquake - Offshore Guatemala on Wednesday, 27 March 2019 at 16:47 (GMT)

Mag. 4.1 earthquake  - Offshore Guatemala on Wednesday, 27 March 2019 at 16:47 (GMT)

Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 4 km depth

27 Mar 17:04 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 17 minutes.
Date & time: 27 Mar 2019 04:47:48 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Magnitude: 4.1
Depth: 4.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.02°N / 91.99°W (Guatemala)
Nearest volcano: Santiaguito (94 km / 58 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
32 km (20 mi) SSW of Champerico (pop: 7,760)
59 km (36 mi) SSE of Ocos (Ocós) (pop: 9,460)
67 km (41 mi) SSW of Retalhuleu (pop: 36,700)
74 km (46 mi) WSW of Tiquisate (pop: 18,200)
77 km (48 mi) S of Coatepeque (pop: 45,700)
78 km (48 mi) SW of Mazatenango (pop: 44,100)
164 km (102 mi) WSW of Mixco (pop: 473,100)
173 km (108 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) More info
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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 4.14 kmOffshore GuatemalaEMSC

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Antigua (147.7 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : reported feeling the first 4.1 at approx 4:45, felt at least 2 more; the 2nd lighter, the 3rd about same as first at 5:30
Antigua / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Antigua Guatemala / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Amatitlán / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Antigua, guatemala / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Many times within an hour. 1st ones stronger. I panicked a bit
Antigua Guatemala / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Felt quick strong jolt small shaking then later 3 more times
San Juan del Obispo, Antigua Guatemala / Light shaking (MMI IV) : There have been a series of aftershocks... going on 8 now.
Guatemala ciudad / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
San Miguel Dueñas (139.2 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Windows rattled, animals were disturbed, lasted between 5-10 seconds
Ciudad Vieja (142.6 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
147.6 km ENE of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Has been shakiing and felt nervous
Antigua Guatemala / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Antigua guatemala / Light shaking (MMI IV) : The entire house shook, happened 4 times within an hour and a half. Last two weren't as bad as the first two
Guatemala City (173.1 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : First quake felt for 10 seconds, could see water and plants shaking. Several tremors after, much lighter
173.1 km ENE of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : There have been at least 4 more quakes afterwards.
Ciudad Vieja, Sacatepequez / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
Antigua / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Yeah, quick and abrupt shaking but short in duration.
Santa Lucia Milpas Altas / Weak shaking (MMI III) : 1 big jolt. Shook house. 6 aftershocks
Villa nueva guatemala / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Mixco (164.9 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
Guatemala City / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : My bed shook and my husbands chair shook
Antigua / Light shaking (MMI IV) : 3 separate tremors, 1st hard, 2nd lighter, and 3rd light. Ran outside each time.
Antigua (148 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : My first earthquake
Antigua / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Antigua, Guatemala / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Laying in bed and suddenly jolted and light shaking afterwards followed by a few more light tremors 10mins later
148.3 km ENE of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Antigua, Guatemala / Light shaking (MMI IV)
San Jose Villa Nueva / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Agitación tres réplicas
antigua, Guatemala (148.1 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Mixco, Guatemala zona 9 (163.7 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Santa Lucia milpas altas (152.7 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
166.3 km ENE of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Guatemala (166 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III)
antigua / Light shaking (MMI IV) : awoke from sleep, bed and ground shaking, felt like a large wind storm
Zona 1, Ciudad de Guatemala. (176.7 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Antigua / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Antigua / Light shaking (MMI IV)
163.1 km ENE of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Antigua guatemala / Very strong shaking (MMI VII)
Antigua / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Antigua / Weak shaking (MMI III) : One small boom, the shaking for about 5-10 seconds. Woke me from sleep.
Alotenango / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Building shook, no one who was standing lost their balance
Antigua, guatemala / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
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