Moderate mag. 4.7 earthquake - 35 km northeast of San Luis Ixcan, Departamento del Quiché, Guatemala, on Sunday, 14 July 2019 at 01:57 (GMT)

Moderate mag. 4.7 earthquake - 35 km northeast of San Luis Ixcan, Departamento del Quiché, Guatemala, on Sunday, 14 July 2019 at 01:57 (GMT)

Moderate magnitude 4.7 earthquake at 10 km depth

14 Jul 02:05 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 8 minutes.
Date & time: 14 Jul 2019 01:57:19 UTC
Magnitude: 4.7
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16°N / 90.86°W (Departamento del Quiché, Guatemala)
Nearest volcano: Almolonga (147 km / 91 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
35 km (21 mi) NE of San Luis Ixcan (Quiché) (pop: 7,850) --> See nearby quakes!
60 km (37 mi) NNE of Chajul (Quiché) (pop: 11,700) --> See nearby quakes!
65 km (40 mi) WNW of Chisec (Alta Verapaz) (pop: 17,000) --> See nearby quakes!
66 km (41 mi) NNE of San Juan Cotzal (Quiché) (pop: 11,000) --> See nearby quakes!
73 km (45 mi) NNE of Nebaj (Quiché) (pop: 23,300) --> See nearby quakes!
74 km (46 mi) NNW of San Cristobal (San Cristóbal Verapaz, Alta Verapaz) (pop: 19,700) --> See nearby quakes!
98 km (61 mi) ENE of Jacaltenango (Huehuetenango) (pop: 34,100) --> See nearby quakes!
100 km (62 mi) NE of Huehuetenango (pop: 79,400) --> See nearby quakes!
112 km (70 mi) NNE of Santa Cruz del Quiché (pop: 23,600) --> See nearby quakes!
156 km (97 mi) NNW of Guatemala City (pop: 994,900) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GFZ (German Research Centre for Geosciences)
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 1011 joules (197 megawatt hours, equivalent to 169 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
4.710 kmMexico-Guatemala Border RegionGFZ
4.852 kmGuatemalaEMSC
4.810 km11km SE of San Luis Ixcan, GuatemalaUSGS

User reports for this quake (2)

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
Antigua Guatemala / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Guatemala / Light shaking (MMI IV)
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