Light mag. 4.1 earthquake - Offshore Guatemala on Sunday, 15 September 2019
15 Sep 08:10 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 29 minutes.
Depth: 35.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 13.75°N / 91.33°W (Guatemala)
Nearest volcano: Fuego (94 km / 58 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
48 km (30 mi) SW of La Gomera (pop: 24,000)
50 km (31 mi) S of Nueva Concepción (pop: 11,100)
58 km (36 mi) SW of Puerto San José (pop: 18,700)
118 km (73 mi) SW of Villa Nueva (pop: 406,800)
125 km (78 mi) SW of Mixco (pop: 473,100)
133 km (82 mi) SW of Guatemala City (pop: 994,900)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 1010 joules (24.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 21.3 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Sun, 15 Sep 07:41 UTC||M 4.1 / 35 km||Offshore Guatemala||EMSC|
|2019-09-15 01:41:39 -06:00 (15 Sep 07:41:39 UTC)||M 4.1 / 35 km||47km SW of La Gomera, Guatemala||USGS|
User reports for this quake (1)
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