Weak mag. 3.1 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 42 km southwest of La Gomera, Escuintla, Guatemala, on Saturday, 28 Nov 2020 12:53 am (GMT -6) -
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Weak magnitude 3.1 earthquake at 17 km depth
28 Nov 07:56 UTC: First to report: INETER after 1 hour and 3 minutes.
Date & time: 28 Nov 2020 06:53:03 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Saturday, 28 Nov 2020 12:53 am (GMT -6)
Depth: 17.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 13.797°N / 91.307°W (North Pacific Ocean, Guatemala)
Nearest volcano: Atitlán (88 km / 55 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
42 km (26 mi) SW of La Gomera (pop: 24,000) --> See nearby quakes!
54 km (34 mi) WSW of San Jose (Municipio de San José) (pop: 18,700) --> See nearby quakes!
54 km (34 mi) S of Pueblo Nuevo Tiquisate (pop: 18,200) --> See nearby quakes!
67 km (42 mi) SSW of Santa Lucia Cotzumalguapa (pop: 62,100) --> See nearby quakes!
79 km (49 mi) SW of Escuintla (pop: 103,200) --> See nearby quakes!
85 km (53 mi) SSE of Mazatenango (pop: 44,100) --> See nearby quakes!
91 km (57 mi) SSE of Retalhuleu (pop: 36,700) --> See nearby quakes!
94 km (58 mi) S of Santiago Atitlan (Santiago Atitlán) (pop: 33,300) --> See nearby quakes!
120 km (74 mi) SW of Mixco (pop: 473,100) --> See nearby quakes!
127 km (79 mi) SW of Guatemala City (pop: 994,900) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: INETER
Estimated released energy: 2.8 x 109 joules (783 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.674 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.1||17 km||20 Km Al Suroeste De San Jose, Guatemala||INETER|
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