Light mag. 3.6 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 29 km southwest of Champerico, Guatemala, on 2021-01-24 04:57:57 (Hora de México) -
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Light magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 16 km depth
24 Jan 14:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 3 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2021-01-24 04:57:57 (Hora de México)
Depth: 16.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.1°N / 92.09°W (North Pacific Ocean, Guatemala)
Nearest volcano: Santiaguito (93 km / 58 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
29 km (18 mi) SW of Champerico (pop: 7,760) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) SSE of Ocos (Ocós) (pop: 9,460) --> See nearby quakes!
66 km (41 mi) SW of Retalhuleu (pop: 36,700) --> See nearby quakes!
69 km (43 mi) SW of Nuevo San Carlos (pop: 19,200) --> See nearby quakes!
71 km (44 mi) SSW of Coatepeque (pop: 45,700) --> See nearby quakes!
78 km (48 mi) SSW of Colomba (pop: 19,100) --> See nearby quakes!
81 km (50 mi) WSW of Tiquisate (pop: 18,200) --> See nearby quakes!
99 km (62 mi) SSW of Ostuncalco (pop: 28,900) --> See nearby quakes!
102 km (64 mi) SW of Quetzaltenango (pop: 132,200) --> See nearby quakes!
180 km (112 mi) WSW 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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|3.6||16 km||65 Km Al SUR De CD HIDALGO, CHIS, Guatemala||SSN|
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