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Weak mag. 3.2 earthquake - 35 km south of Pueblo Nuevo, Guatemala, on Sunday, May 22, 2022 at 7:43 pm (GMT -6) -

Weak mag. 3.2 earthquake - 35 km south of Pueblo Nuevo, Guatemala, on Sunday, May 22, 2022 at 7:43 pm (GMT -6) Weak mag. 3.2 earthquake - 35 km south of Pueblo Nuevo, Guatemala, on Sunday, May 22, 2022 at 7:43 pm (GMT -6)

Weak magnitude 3.2 earthquake at 25 km depth

23 May 01:49 UTC: First to report: INETER after 6 minutes.
23 May 01:56: Magnitude recalculated from 3.1 to 3.2. Hypocenter depth recalculated from 23.0 to 25.0 km (from 14.3 to 15.5 mi). Epicenter location corrected by 38 km (24 mi) towards SSW.

Earthquake details

Date & timeMay 23, 2022 01:43:04 UTC -
Local time at epicenterSunday, May 22, 2022 at 7:43 pm (GMT -6)
Depth25.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude13.983°N / 91.46°W (North Pacific Ocean, Departamento de Escuintla, Guatemala)
Antipode13.983°S / 88.54°E
Shaking intensityVery weak shaking
Felt0 reports
Primary data sourceINETER
Nearest volcanoAtitlán (73 km / 45 mi)
Nearby towns and cities30 km (18 mi) SW of Concepcion (Nueva Concepción, Escuintla) (pop: 11,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
35 km (22 mi) SSW of Pueblo Nuevo (Escuintla) (pop: 18,200) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
45 km (28 mi) WSW of La Gomera (Escuintla) (pop: 24,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
61 km (38 mi) SW of Santa Lucia Cotzumalguapa (Escuintla) (pop: 62,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
64 km (40 mi) SSW of Chicacao (Suchitepeque) (pop: 20,400) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
69 km (43 mi) W of San Jose (Municipio de San José, Escuintla) (pop: 18,700) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
81 km (50 mi) WSW of Escuintla (pop: 103,200) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
126 km (78 mi) SW of Guatemala (pop: 994,900) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Weather at epicenter at time of quakeOvercast Clouds 25.4°C (78 F), humidity: 88%, wind: 1 m/s (3 kts) from ENE
Estimated seismic energy released4 x 109 joules (1.11 megawatt hours, equivalent to 0.951 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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3.225 km32 Km Al Sureste De Mazatenango, GuatemalaINETER

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