Moderate mag. 4.7 earthquake - 183 km northeast of La Ceiba, Departamento de Atlántida, Honduras, on 2020-08-10 22:17:20 -

Moderate mag. 4.7 earthquake - 183 km northeast of La Ceiba, Departamento de Atlántida, Honduras, on 2020-08-10 22:17:20

Moderate magnitude 4.7 earthquake at 1 km depth

11 Aug 04:28 UTC: First to report: INETER after 11 minutes.
Date & time: 11 Aug 2020 04:17:20 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2020-08-10 22:17:20
Magnitude: 4.7
Depth: 1.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.878°N / 85.519°W (Honduras)
Nearest volcano: Utila (171 km / 106 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
107 km (67 mi) NNE of Puerto Castilla (pop: 1,220) --> See nearby quakes!
142 km (89 mi) NNE of Tocoa (pop: 30,800) --> See nearby quakes!
183 km (114 mi) NE of La Ceiba (pop: 130,200) --> See nearby quakes!
192 km (119 mi) NE of Olanchito (pop: 26,000) --> See nearby quakes!
257 km (160 mi) NNE of Juticalpa (pop: 33,700) --> See nearby quakes!
283 km (176 mi) ENE of Puerto Cortez (pop: 48,000) --> See nearby quakes!
294 km (183 mi) NE of El Progreso (pop: 100,800) --> See nearby quakes!
295 km (184 mi) ENE of Choloma (pop: 139,100) --> See nearby quakes!
308 km (192 mi) ENE of San Pedro Sula (pop: 489,500) --> See nearby quakes!
360 km (224 mi) NNE of Tegucigalpa (pop: 850,800) --> See nearby quakes!
220 km (137 mi) ESE of Northern Cay Island (pop: 6) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: INETER
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 1011 joules (197 megawatt hours, equivalent to 169 tons of TNT) More info
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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
4.71 km117 Km al noreste de Trujillo, HondurasINETER

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Island of Roatan, Mangrove Bight / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : Slight shake, nothing like yesterdays Aug 10.  
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