Light mag. 3.1 earthquake - Municipio de San Cristobal Verapaz, 3.6 km west of San Cristobal Verapaz, Guatemala, on 2020-04-08 22:30:52 -

Light mag. 3.1 earthquake - Municipio de San Cristobal Verapaz, 3.6 km west of San Cristobal Verapaz, Guatemala, on 2020-04-08 22:30:52

Light magnitude 3.1 earthquake at 4 km depth

9 Apr 04:35 UTC: First to report: INETER after 4 minutes.
Apr 9 04:42: Magnitude recalculated from 2.9 to 3.1.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 10.0 to 4.0 km.
Date & time: 9 Apr 2020 04:30:52 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2020-04-08 22:30:52
Magnitude: 3.1
Depth: 4.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.387°N / 90.597°W (Municipio de San Cristobal Verapaz, Departamento de Alta Verapaz, Guatemala)
Nearest volcano: Cerro Ananopa (90 km / 56 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
4 km (2 mi) WSW of San Cristobal (San Cristóbal Verapaz, Alta Verapaz) (pop: 19,700) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) W of Santa Cruz Verapaz (Alta Verapaz) (pop: 5,840) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) WSW of Coban (Alta Verapaz) (pop: 53,400) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) W of San Juan Chamelco (Alta Verapaz) (pop: 11,900) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) WSW of San Pedro Carcha (Alta Verapaz) (pop: 13,300) --> See nearby quakes!
74 km (46 mi) NE of Chichicastenango (Quiché) (pop: 79,800) --> See nearby quakes!
74 km (46 mi) N of San Juan Sacatepéquez (Guatemala) (pop: 136,900) --> See nearby quakes!
77 km (48 mi) N of Chinautla (Guatemala) (pop: 97,200) --> See nearby quakes!
83 km (52 mi) N of Guatemala City (pop: 994,900) --> See nearby quakes!
84 km (52 mi) N of Mixco (Guatemala) (pop: 473,100) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: INETER
Estimated released energy: 2.8 x 109 joules (783 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.674 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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3.14 km26 Km al oeste de Coban, GuatemalaINETER

User reports for this quake (1)

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
Coban, Municipio de Cobán, Alta Verapaz (25.7 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
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