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Light mag. 4.5 earthquake - 2km NNW of Santa Catarina Pinula, Guatemala on Tuesday, 16 April 2019

Light mag. 4.5 earthquake  - 2km NNW of Santa Catarina Pinula, Guatemala on Tuesday, 16 April 2019
Date & time: Tuesday, 16 April 2019 04:04 UTC
Local time at epicenter: 2019-04-15 22:04:51 -06:00
Magnitude: 4.5
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.5851°N / 90.506°W (Guatemala)
Nearest volcano: Pacaya (25 km)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 3.5*10^11 J (98.6 MWh / 84.8 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Tue, 16 Apr 2019
Tue, 16 Apr 04:04 UTCM 4.5 / 10 km GuatemalaEMSC

"I felt it" reports:
Antigua, Guatemala / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Horizontal shaking, woke up those that had gone to sleep
(2.6 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
(11.4 km WNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Antigua guatemala / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Near intersection of 14 Avenida, 13 Calle Zona 10, / not felt: I was sleeping and did not awake. However, around 3:50 pm on 16 Apr 2019 I felt a series of short and long tremors for the next ~6 minutes while seated at my office on the 2nd floor of an older building in Zona 10, Guatemala City next to Plaza Fontabella on 14 Calle.
(25.3 km W from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VII (Very strong shaking) (via app)
Antigua / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(13.5 km SW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VII (Very strong shaking): Fue muy fuerye la sacudida (via app)
(26.1 km W from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
(8.5 km W from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
Antigua Guatemala city center / MMI IV (Light shaking): Was in bed. Slightly stronger than all the small earthquake experience I had. Worried me for a short while but hen passed quickly (~5sec). Nothing broken in the house.
(7.2 km WNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Santa Lucia Milpas Altas / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Antigua, Guatemala (24.8 km W from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Watching a movie in bed. Whole bed and building shook. I just out of bed in case I needed to leave the building
Antigua / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Santa Elena Barillas / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Ciudad Vieja / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Antigua, Guatemala (24.2 km W from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking) (via app)
Antigua Guatemala / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Guatemala City 18 Street. between 3-4 Ave / MMI IV (Light shaking): Bed shook really strong
Antigua, Guatemala / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(72.6 km WSW from epicenter) [Map] / not felt (via app)
Ciudad Vieja, Sacatepequez, Guatemala (30.5 km WSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking): It was just a couple of miles from us (via app)
San Miguel Petapa (12.2 km SSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
Parramos / MMI V (Moderate shaking): At NPH Guatemala home in a dorm and all beds shook for 5+ seconds. Dogs barked like crazy outside.
Amatitlán, Guatemala. / MMI VI (Strong shaking): I was almost going to sleep when it happened. I felt some roof fragments fell on me.
Antigua / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Antigua / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Antigua, Guatemala / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
(9.6 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
Antigua / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Bed was shaking, Benches outside were shaking, mostly normal for the people here
(10.8 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
Antigua Guatemala / MMI VI (Strong shaking): I felt a little one before this one. We got out of the house. Dogs barking a lot.
Valle de las Flores, palin, Escuintla (33.6 km SW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Bastante fuerte, se escucho retumbos del suelo (via app)
Guatemala city, oakland mall near / MMI IV (Light shaking): Felt the shaking lying on the bed. Some rattling sound.
Mixco, Guatemala (8.1 km W from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking): Woke me up, and heard a loud noice. My dog was barking an hour before the shacking and wouldn't stop. (via app)
Guatemala City, zone 15 (2 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(32.7 km SW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
(7.5 km SSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
Antigua / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
(10.8 km WSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
(8.6 km SSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
Ciudad Vieja, Sacatepéquez, Guatemala / MMI IV (Light shaking): A little stronger than the more recent tremors.
Jocotenego / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Antigua Guatemala / MMI IV (Light shaking): Five + second shaker. Went a little longer than most. House noticeably shook, keys in door rattled. Felt deep and rolling, no sharp jolt.
(1.2 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
Santa Lucia Milpas Altas, Sacatepequez / MMI VII (Very strong shaking): Very strong, different than others
Micro, Guatemala ciudad (11.6 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking) (via app)
(6.6 km WSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): 4.5 to 4.7 richter scale light at begining and shake for a few seconds. 8 Km., at south-west of capital city (via app)
Antigua (24.2 km W from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)
(44.1 km SW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking) (via app)
(43.1 km SW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
(5.1 km N from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking) (via app)
(15.8 km W from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
Valle Dorado, San Cristóbal, Mixco, Guatemala (8.4 km WSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
Chimaltenango (34 km WNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
Antigua / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
(25.5 km W from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
(27.8 km WSW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
Guatemala City (11.4 km WNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
(27.3 km W from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
Palín / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
(Guatemala) (124 km N from epicenter)(no details): Fueron dos retumbos seguido de un jalón hacia abajo, bastante fuerte (via EMSC)
(Guatemala) (25 km W from epicenter)(no details): Strong but short. Could hear it coming. (via EMSC)
(Guatemala) (25 km W from epicenter)(no details): Movimiento mas como sacudida, duro cerca de 4 segundos (via EMSC)
(Guatemala) (25 km W from epicenter)(no details): J'ai ressenti mon premier séisme pour mon arrivée au Guatemala ! Les vacances s'annoncent mouvementées ! Pensées pour l'équipe du CSEM ! (via EMSC)
(Guatemala) (16 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Enjambre sismico (via EMSC)
Colonia Planes Del Frutal (Guatemala) (9 km SW from epicenter)(no details): En villa nueva se sintió un larga vibración. Otros temblores se han sentido oscilatorios pero este fue diferente. (via EMSC)
Don Justo (Guatemala) (9 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Felt hard one here in Guatemala (via EMSC)
Colonia Toledo (Guatemala) (7 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Fuerte sismo ciudad de Guatemala (via EMSC)
(Guatemala) (7 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Short duration (via EMSC)
Colonia Nimajuyu (Guatemala) (6 km SW from epicenter)(no details): Todo tembló pero no llegó a caer ningún objeto. (via EMSC)
Colonia Vista Hermosa III (Guatemala) (3 km NE from epicenter)(no details): De movimiento trepidante! (via EMSC)

 

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