Weak mag. 3.6 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 1 km southwest of Quetzaltenango, Guatemala, on 2021-02-20 13:51:42 (Hora de México) -
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Weak magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 42 km depth
21 Feb 02:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 6 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2021-02-20 13:51:42 (Hora de México)
Depth: 42.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.34°N / 92.29°W (North Pacific Ocean, Guatemala)
Nearest volcano: Tajumulco (88 km / 55 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
22 km (13 mi) SSW of Ocos (Ocós) (pop: 9,460) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (25 mi) SSW of Ciudad Tecun Uman (Ayutla) (pop: 11,400) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (26 mi) W of Champerico (pop: 7,760) --> See nearby quakes!
61 km (38 mi) SW of Coatepeque (pop: 45,700) --> See nearby quakes!
70 km (44 mi) WSW of Nuevo San Carlos (pop: 19,200) --> See nearby quakes!
87 km (54 mi) WSW of Mazatenango (pop: 44,100) --> See nearby quakes!
88 km (54 mi) SW of La Union (San Marcos) (pop: 25,100) --> See nearby quakes!
90 km (56 mi) SW of San Pedro Sacatepéquez (pop: 40,000) --> See nearby quakes!
100 km (62 mi) SW of Quetzaltenango (pop: 132,200) --> See nearby quakes!
194 km (121 mi) W 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||42 km||40 Km Al SUROESTE De CD HIDALGO, CHIS, Guatemala||SSN|
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