Mag. 4.3 earthquake - Offshore Guatemala on Wednesday, 19 June 2019 at 22:09 (GMT)

Mag. 4.3 earthquake  - Offshore Guatemala on Wednesday, 19 June 2019 at 22:09 (GMT)

Light magnitude 4.3 earthquake at 54 km depth

19 Jun 22:26 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 17 minutes.
Date & time: 19 Jun 2019 10:09:13 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Magnitude: 4.3
Depth: 54.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.21°N / 92.14°W (Guatemala)
Nearest volcano: Santiaguito (88 km / 55 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
26 km (16 mi) WSW of Champerico (Retalhuleu) (pop: 7,760)
34 km (21 mi) S of Ocos (Ocós, San Marcos) (pop: 9,460)
52 km (32 mi) S of Ciudad Tecun Uman (Ayutla, San Marcos) (pop: 11,400)
62 km (38 mi) SW of Retalhuleu (pop: 36,700)
62 km (39 mi) SSW of Coatepeque (Departamento de Quetzaltenango) (pop: 45,700)
97 km (60 mi) SW of Quetzaltenango (Departamento de Quetzaltenango) (pop: 132,200)
171 km (106 mi) WSW of Villa Nueva (Departamento de Guatemala) (pop: 406,800)
182 km (113 mi) WSW of Guatemala City (Departamento de Guatemala) (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) [learn more]
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M 4.354 kmOffshore GuatemalaEMSC

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Guatemala city (174.1 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) : We were sitting on a bench inside the mall, near the entrance on the second floor, and we felt a gentle but noticeable shaking. We asked another lady if she felt anything and she said it was just the trucks on the highway. (reported through our app)
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