Mag. 4.0 earthquake - Guatemala on Tuesday, 23 July 2019 at 19:37 (GMT) -
Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 78 km depth
23 Jul 19:56 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 19 minutes.
Depth: 78.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.51°N / 92.06°W (Guatemala)
Nearest volcano: Santiaguito (61 km / 38 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
14 km (9 mi) E of Ocos (Ocós, San Marcos) (pop: 9,460)
21 km (13 mi) SSE of Ciudad Tecun Uman (Ayutla, San Marcos) (pop: 11,400)
24 km (15 mi) S of Pajapita (San Marcos) (pop: 8,160)
28 km (17 mi) NW of Champerico (Retalhuleu) (pop: 7,760)
30 km (19 mi) SW of Coatepeque (Departamento de Quetzaltenango) (pop: 45,700)
41 km (26 mi) W of Retalhuleu (pop: 36,700)
159 km (99 mi) W of Villa Nueva (Departamento de Guatemala) (pop: 406,800)
167 km (104 mi) W of Guatemala City (Departamento de Guatemala) (pop: 994,900)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 1010 joules (17.5 megawatt hours, equivalent to 15.1 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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|M 4.0||78 km||Guatemala||EMSC|
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