Mag. 3.8 earthquake - Offshore Guatemala on Sunday, 16 June 2019 at 19:08 (GMT)
Minor magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 43 km depth
17 Jun 04:02 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 9 hours.
Depth: 43.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.14°N / 92.03°W (Guatemala)
Nearest volcano: Santiaguito (86 km / 53 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
22 km (13 mi) SW of Champerico (Retalhuleu) (pop: 7,760)
45 km (28 mi) SSE of Ocós (San Marcos) (pop: 9,460)
58 km (36 mi) SW of Retalhuleu (pop: 36,700)
65 km (41 mi) SSW of Coatepeque (Khammam, Departamento de Quetzaltenango) (pop: 45,700)
72 km (45 mi) SW of Mazatenango (Cologne District, Suchitepeque) (pop: 44,100)
95 km (59 mi) SW of Quetzaltenango (Kakamigahara-shi, Departamento de Quetzaltenango) (pop: 132,200)
161 km (100 mi) WSW of Villa Nueva (Departamento de Guatemala) (pop: 406,800)
173 km (107 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||43 km||Offshore Guatemala||EMSC|
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