Moderate mag. 4.0 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 84 km southwest of Retalhuleu, Guatemala, on 2021-04-23 06:44:36 (Hora de México) -
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Moderate magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 7 km depth
24 Apr 01:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 13 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2021-04-23 06:44:36 (Hora de México)
Depth: 7.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.2°N / 92.38°W (North Pacific Ocean, Guatemala)
Nearest volcano: Tajumulco (106 km / 66 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
40 km (25 mi) SSW of Ocos (Ocós) (pop: 9,460) --> See nearby quakes!
51 km (32 mi) WSW of Champerico (pop: 7,760) --> See nearby quakes!
59 km (37 mi) SSW of Ciudad Tecun Uman (Ayutla) (pop: 11,400) --> See nearby quakes!
79 km (49 mi) SW of Coatepeque (pop: 45,700) --> See nearby quakes!
79 km (49 mi) S of Tapachula (Mexico) (pop: 202,700) --> See nearby quakes!
84 km (52 mi) WSW of Retalhuleu (pop: 36,700) --> See nearby quakes!
86 km (53 mi) WSW of Nuevo San Carlos (pop: 19,200) --> See nearby quakes!
90 km (56 mi) SW of Colomba (pop: 19,100) --> See nearby quakes!
117 km (72 mi) SW of Quetzaltenango (pop: 132,200) --> See nearby quakes!
207 km (129 mi) WSW of Guatemala City (pop: 994,900) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 1010 joules (17.5 megawatt hours, equivalent to 15.1 tons of TNT) More info
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|4.0||7 km||59 Km Al SUROESTE De CD HIDALGO, CHIS, Guatemala||SSN|
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