Light mag. 4.0 earthquake - 20 Km al noreste de El Semillero, Guatemala on Wednesday, 20 May 2020
20 May 16:28 UTC: First to report: INETER after 9 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2020-05-20 10:19:30
Depth: 51.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.165°N / 91.386°W (Guatemala)
Nearest volcano: Atitlán (51 km / 32 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
10 km (6 mi) SW of Nueva Concepción (pop: 11,100)
13 km (8 mi) S of Tiquisate (pop: 18,200)
27 km (17 mi) SW of Río Bravo (pop: 7,600)
95 km (59 mi) SW of Villa Nueva (pop: 406,800)
99 km (61 mi) SW of Mixco (pop: 473,100)
108 km (67 mi) SW of Guatemala City (pop: 994,900)
Primary data source: INETER
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 1010 joules (17.5 megawatt hours, equivalent to 15.1 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|2020-05-20 10:19:30 (20 May 16:19:30 UTC)||M 4.0 / 51 km||20 Km al noreste de El Semillero, Guatemala||INETER|
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