Light mag. 4.3 earthquake - 23km SSW of Nueva Concepcion, Guatemala on Tuesday, 1 October 2019
1 Oct 03:03 UTC: First to report: USGS after 18 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2019-09-30 20:45:35 -06:00
Depth: 43.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.0013°N / 91.3785°W (Guatemala)
Nearest volcano: Atitlán (68 km / 42 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
24 km (15 mi) SW of Nueva Concepción (pop: 11,100)
31 km (20 mi) S of Tiquisate (pop: 18,200)
37 km (23 mi) SW of La Gomera (pop: 24,000)
103 km (64 mi) SW of Villa Nueva (pop: 406,800)
109 km (68 mi) SW of Mixco (pop: 473,100)
117 km (73 mi) SW of Guatemala City (pop: 994,900)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 1011 joules (49.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 42.5 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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.
|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|2019-09-30 20:45:35 -06:00 (1 Oct 02:45:35 UTC)||M 4.3 / 43.1 km||23km SSW of Nueva Concepcion, Guatemala||USGS|
|Tue, 1 Oct 02:45 UTC||M 4.3 / 43 km||Guatemala||EMSC|
User reports for this quake (5)
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
102.2 km NE of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III)