Moderate mag. 4.2 earthquake - 191 km southwest of Guatemala City, Guatemala, on 2020-05-02 13:29:56 -
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Moderate magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 1 km depth
2 May 19:35 UTC: First to report: INETER after 5 minutes.
Date & time: 2 May 2020 19:29:56 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2020-05-02 13:29:56
Depth: 1.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 13.225°N / 91.515°W (North Pacific Ocean, Guatemala)
Nearest volcano: Pueblo Nuevo Viñas (154 km / 96 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
108 km (67 mi) SSW of La Gomera (pop: 24,000) --> See nearby quakes!
134 km (84 mi) SSW of Santa Lucia Cotzumalguapa (pop: 62,100) --> See nearby quakes!
143 km (89 mi) SSW of Escuintla (pop: 103,200) --> See nearby quakes!
146 km (90 mi) S of Mazatenango (pop: 44,100) --> See nearby quakes!
147 km (91 mi) S of Retalhuleu (pop: 36,700) --> See nearby quakes!
176 km (110 mi) SSW of Chimaltenango (pop: 82,400) --> See nearby quakes!
179 km (111 mi) S of Quetzaltenango (pop: 132,200) --> See nearby quakes!
185 km (115 mi) SSW of Mixco (pop: 473,100) --> See nearby quakes!
188 km (117 mi) S of Totonicapan (pop: 69,700) --> See nearby quakes!
191 km (119 mi) SW of Guatemala City (pop: 994,900) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: INETER
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 1011 joules (35 megawatt hours, equivalent to 30.1 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.2||1 km||85 Km al sur de Tecojate, Guatemala||INETER|
|M 4.1||42 km||56km SSW of La Gomera, Guatemala||USGS|
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