Moderate mag. 4.5 earthquake - 19km NNE of Chajul, Guatemala, on 2019-07-02 18:55:10 -06:00
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Moderate magnitude 4.5 earthquake at 10 km depth
3 Jul 01:46 UTC: First to report: USGS after 51 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2019-07-02 18:55:10 -06:00
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.6507°N / 90.9774°W (Guatemala)
Nearest volcano: Almolonga (107 km / 66 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
19 km (12 mi) NNE of Chajul (pop: 11,700) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (12 mi) SE of San Luis Ixcan (pop: 7,850) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (15 mi) NNE of San Juan Cotzal (pop: 11,000) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (20 mi) NNE of Nebaj (pop: 23,300) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) ESE of Barillas (pop: 14,100) --> See nearby quakes!
52 km (33 mi) WNW of San Cristobal (San Cristóbal Verapaz) (pop: 19,700) --> See nearby quakes!
80 km (50 mi) N of Chichicastenango (pop: 79,800) --> See nearby quakes!
92 km (57 mi) NNE of Totonicapan (pop: 69,700) --> See nearby quakes!
120 km (75 mi) NNW of Mixco (pop: 473,100) --> See nearby quakes!
123 km (76 mi) NNW of Guatemala City (pop: 994,900) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 1011 joules (98.6 megawatt hours, equivalent to 84.8 tons of TNT) More info
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|4.5||10 km||19km NNE of Chajul, Guatemala||USGS|
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