Mag. 3.5 earthquake - 17 km northeast of Cobán, Alta Verapaz, Guatemala, on Sunday, 22 Nov 2020 4:25 pm (GMT -6) -

Mag. 3.5 earthquake  - 17 km northeast of Cobán, Alta Verapaz, Guatemala, on Sunday, 22 Nov 2020 4:25 pm (GMT -6)

Minor magnitude 3.5 earthquake at 4 km depth

22 Nov 22:35 UTC: First to report: INETER after 9 minutes.
22 Nov 22:42: Hypocenter depth recalculated from 2.0 to 4.0 km (from 1.2 to 2.5 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 5.1 km (3.1 mi) towards W.
Date & time: 22 Nov 2020 22:25:40 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Sunday, 22 Nov 2020 4:25 pm (GMT -6)
Magnitude: 3.5
Depth: 4.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.588°N / 90.264°W (San Pedro Carcha, Departamento de Alta Verapaz, Guatemala)
Nearest volcano: Chiquimula Volcanic Field (114 km / 71 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
13 km (8 mi) NNE of San Pedro Carcha (Alta Verapaz) (pop: 13,300) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (11 mi) NE of Coban (Alta Verapaz) (pop: 53,400) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) NNE of San Juan Chamelco (pop: 11,900) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (16 mi) S of Chisec (Alta Verapaz) (pop: 17,000) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (19 mi) NNE of Tactic (Alta Verapaz) (pop: 9,000) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) NE of San Cristobal Verapaz (San Cristóbal Verapaz, Alta Verapaz) (pop: 19,700) --> See nearby quakes!
54 km (34 mi) N of Salama (Baja Verapaz) (pop: 40,000) --> See nearby quakes!
70 km (43 mi) WNW of Panzos (Alta Verapaz) (pop: 25,600) --> See nearby quakes!
109 km (68 mi) NNE of Guatemala City (pop: 994,900) --> See nearby quakes!
113 km (70 mi) NNE of Mixco (Guatemala) (pop: 473,100) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Overcast Clouds 18°C (64 F), humidity: 93%, wind: 4 m/s (8 kts) from E
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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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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M 3.54 km17 Km Al Noreste De Coban, GuatemalaINETER

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Mag. 3.5 earthquake - 17 km northeast of Cobán, Alta Verapaz, Guatemala, on Sunday, 22 Nov 2020 4:25 pm (GMT -6)
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