Weak mag. 3.6 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 49 km southwest of Retalhuleu, Guatemala, on 2021-03-23 02:15:35 (Hora de México) -
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Weak magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 66 km depth
23 Mar 14:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 6 hours.
Date & time: 23 Mar 2021 08:15:35 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2021-03-23 02:15:35 (Hora de México)
Depth: 66.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.37°N / 92.1°W (North Pacific Ocean, Guatemala)
Nearest volcano: Santiaguito (73 km / 45 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
19 km (12 mi) SSE of Ocos (Ocós) (pop: 9,460) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) WNW of Champerico (pop: 7,760) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) S of Ciudad Tecun Uman (Ayutla) (pop: 11,400) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) SW of Flores Costa Cuca (pop: 12,000) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) SW of Coatepeque (pop: 45,700) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (31 mi) WSW of Retalhuleu (pop: 36,700) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) WSW of Nuevo San Carlos (pop: 19,200) --> See nearby quakes!
81 km (50 mi) SW of Quetzaltenango (pop: 132,200) --> See nearby quakes!
100 km (62 mi) SW of Totonicapan (pop: 69,700) --> See nearby quakes!
173 km (108 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||66 km||35 Km Al SUR De CD HIDALGO, CHIS, Guatemala||SSN|
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