Light mag. 4.0 earthquake - 3 Km al suroeste de El Semillero, Guatemala on Thursday, 21 May 2020
21 May 10:56 UTC: First to report: INETER after 6 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2020-05-21 04:50:41
Depth: 30.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.022°N / 91.543°W (Guatemala)
Nearest volcano: Atitlán (73 km / 45 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
33 km (20 mi) SW of Nueva Concepción (pop: 11,100)
35 km (22 mi) SW of Tiquisate (pop: 18,200)
49 km (30 mi) SW of Río Bravo (pop: 7,600)
117 km (73 mi) SW of Villa Nueva (pop: 406,800)
122 km (76 mi) SW of Mixco (pop: 473,100)
131 km (81 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|
|2020-05-21 04:50:41 (21 May 10:50:41 UTC)||M 4.0 / 30 km||3 Km al suroeste de El Semillero, Guatemala||INETER|
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