Mag. 3.6 earthquake - 19 km north of Comitancillo, San Marcos, Guatemala, on 2020-11-22 16:28:48 (Hora de México) -
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Minor magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 185 km depth
23 Nov 02:00 UTC: First to report: SSN after 4 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2020-11-22 16:28:48 (Hora de México)
Depth: 185.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.26°N / 91.79°W (Aegean Sea, Departamento de San Marcos, Guatemala)
Nearest volcano: Tajumulco (28 km / 17 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
5 km (3 mi) WSW of San Miguel Ixtahuacan (San Marcos) (pop: 3,660) --> See nearby quakes!
6 km (4 mi) ENE of Concepcion Tutuapa (San Marcos) (pop: 1,170) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) NNW of Comitancillo (San Marcos) (pop: 19,700) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (20 mi) N of San Pedro Sacatepéquez (San Marcos) (pop: 40,000) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (20 mi) N of San Marcos (pop: 25,100) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) W of Huehuetenango (pop: 79,400) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (29 mi) S of Jacaltenango (Huehuetenango) (pop: 34,100) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) WNW of Momostenango (Totonicapán) (pop: 31,700) --> See nearby quakes!
56 km (35 mi) NNW of Quetzaltenango (pop: 132,200) --> See nearby quakes!
154 km (95 mi) WNW of Guatemala City (pop: 994,900) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 1.6 x 1010 joules (4.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 3.79 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.6||185 km||51 Km Al NORESTE De CACAHOATAN, CHIS, Guatemala||SSN|
|M 3.6||185 km||GUATEMALA||EMSC|
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