Light mag. 4.4 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 46 km southwest of La Gomera, Guatemala, on 2021-07-14 18:29:03 -

Light mag. 4.4 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 46 km southwest of La Gomera, Guatemala, on 2021-07-14 18:29:03

Light magnitude 4.4 earthquake at 32 km depth

15 Jul 00:35 UTC: First to report: INETER after 6 minutes.
15 Jul 00:42: Magnitude recalculated from 4.5 to 4.4. Hypocenter depth recalculated from 22.0 to 32.0 km (from 13.7 to 19.9 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 6.1 km (3.8 mi) towards SSW.
Date & time: Jul 15, 2021 00:29:03 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2021-07-14 18:29:03
Magnitude: 4.4
Depth: 32.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 13.797°N / 91.358°W (North Pacific Ocean, Guatemala)
Antipode: 13.797°S / 88.642°E
Nearest volcano: Atitlán (89 km / 55 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
45 km (28 mi) S of Concepcion (Nueva Concepción) (pop: 11,100) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (28 mi) SW of La Gomera (pop: 24,000) --> See nearby quakes!
54 km (34 mi) S of Tiquisate (pop: 18,200) --> See nearby quakes!
60 km (37 mi) WSW of San Jose (Municipio de San José) (pop: 18,700) --> See nearby quakes!
70 km (43 mi) SSW of Santa Lucia Cotzumalguapa (pop: 62,100) --> See nearby quakes!
83 km (52 mi) SW of Escuintla (pop: 103,200) --> See nearby quakes!
83 km (52 mi) S of Mazatenango (pop: 44,100) --> See nearby quakes!
89 km (55 mi) SSE of Retalhuleu (pop: 36,700) --> See nearby quakes!
123 km (76 mi) SW of Mixco (pop: 473,100) --> See nearby quakes!
131 km (81 mi) SW of Guatemala City (pop: 994,900) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Overcast Clouds 30.1°C (86 F), humidity: 75%, wind: 2 m/s (3 kts) from WNW
Primary data source: INETER
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 1011 joules (69.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 60 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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Mag.DepthLocationSource
4.432 km20 Km Al Sur De Tecojate, GuatemalaINETER
4.3105 kmNear Coast of GuatemalaGFZ

User reports for this quake (1)

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
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Antigua Guatemala / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / 2-5 s
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