Light mag. 3.5 earthquake - Quich?, 85 km northwest of Guatemala City, on 2020-05-06 16:21:16 -

Light mag. 3.5 earthquake - Quich?, 85 km northwest of Guatemala City, on 2020-05-06 16:21:16

Light magnitude 3.5 earthquake at 1 km depth

6 May 22:28 UTC: First to report: INETER after 7 minutes.
Date & time: 6 May 2020 22:21:16 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2020-05-06 16:21:16
Magnitude: 3.5
Depth: 1.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.32°N / 90.87°W (San Miguel Uspantán, Departamento del Quiché, Guatemala)
Nearest volcano: Cuxliquel (74 km / 46 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) S of Uspantan (Quiché) (pop: 4,710) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (11 mi) E of Cunén (Quiché) (pop: 8,400) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) SE of San Juan Cotzal (Quiché) (pop: 11,000) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) E of Sacapulas (Quiché) (pop: 12,100) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (19 mi) ESE of Nebaj (Quiché) (pop: 23,300) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) WSW of San Cristobal (San Cristóbal Verapaz, Alta Verapaz) (pop: 19,700) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (27 mi) NE of Santa Cruz del Quiché (pop: 23,600) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (31 mi) NNE of Chichicastenango (Quiché) (pop: 79,800) --> See nearby quakes!
82 km (51 mi) NNW of Mixco (Guatemala) (pop: 473,100) --> See nearby quakes!
85 km (53 mi) NNW of Guatemala City (pop: 994,900) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: INETER
Estimated released energy: 1.1 x 1010 joules (3.12 megawatt hours, equivalent to 2.68 tons of TNT) More info
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3.51 km44 Km al noreste de Santa Cruz del Quiche, Guat (Guatemala)INETER

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