Mag. 3.4 earthquake - Lanquen, 2.3 km southwest of Setzuc (Municipio de Lanquín), Alta Verapaz, Guatemala, on Monday, 23 Nov 2020 8:41 pm (GMT -6) -

Mag. 3.4 earthquake  - Lanquen, 2.3 km southwest of Setzuc (Municipio de Lanquín), Alta Verapaz, Guatemala, on Monday, 23 Nov 2020 8:41 pm (GMT -6)

Minor magnitude 3.4 earthquake at 3 km depth

24 Nov 03:07 UTC: First to report: INETER after 26 minutes.
24 Nov 04:00: Hypocenter depth recalculated from 1.0 to 3.0 km (from 0.6 to 1.9 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 3.2 km (2 mi) towards NNE.
Date & time: 24 Nov 2020 02:41:07 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Monday, 23 Nov 2020 8:41 pm (GMT -6)
Magnitude: 3.4
Depth: 3.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.577°N / 90.035°W (Municipio de Lanquin, Departamento de Alta Verapaz, Guatemala)
Nearest volcano: Chiquimula Volcanic Field (97 km / 60 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
29 km (18 mi) NW of Senahu (Alta Verapaz) (pop: 5,630) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) ENE of San Pedro Carcha (Alta Verapaz) (pop: 13,300) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (22 mi) ENE of San Juan Chamelco (pop: 11,900) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (23 mi) SE of Chisec (Alta Verapaz) (pop: 17,000) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (24 mi) ENE of Coban (Alta Verapaz) (pop: 53,400) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) WNW of Panzos (Alta Verapaz) (pop: 25,600) --> See nearby quakes!
60 km (37 mi) ENE of San Cristobal Verapaz (San Cristóbal Verapaz, Alta Verapaz) (pop: 19,700) --> See nearby quakes!
61 km (38 mi) NNE of Salama (Baja Verapaz) (pop: 40,000) --> See nearby quakes!
116 km (72 mi) NNE of Guatemala City (pop: 994,900) --> See nearby quakes!
122 km (76 mi) NNE of Mixco (Guatemala) (pop: 473,100) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Light Rain 18.8°C (66 F), humidity: 89%, wind: 1 m/s (3 kts) from WNW
Primary data source: INETER
Estimated released energy: 7.9 x 109 joules (2.21 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.9 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 3.43 km38 Km Al Norte De Coban, GuatemalaINETER

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