Mag. 3.8 earthquake - Guatemala on Sunday, 28 April 2019 at 09:45 (GMT)
Minor magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 77 km depth
28 Apr 16:42 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 7 hours.
Depth: 77.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.28°N / 91.72°W (Guatemala)
Nearest volcano: Santiaguito (56 km / 35 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
21 km (13 mi) E of Champerico (Retalhuleu) (pop: 7,760)
29 km (18 mi) S of Retalhuleu (pop: 36,700)
37 km (23 mi) SW of Mazatenango (Cologne District, Suchitepeque) (pop: 44,100)
39 km (24 mi) W of Tiquisate (Escuintla) (pop: 18,200)
50 km (31 mi) SSE of Coatepeque (Khammam, Departamento de Quetzaltenango) (pop: 45,700)
65 km (41 mi) SSW of Quetzaltenango (Kakamigahara-shi, Departamento de Quetzaltenango) (pop: 132,200)
125 km (78 mi) WSW of Villa Nueva (Departamento de Guatemala) (pop: 406,800)
136 km (85 mi) WSW of Guatemala City (Departamento de Guatemala) (pop: 994,900)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 1010 joules (8.78 megawatt hours, equivalent to 7.56 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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|M 3.8||77 km||Guatemala||EMSC|
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