Terremoto moderado mag. 3.7 - Municipio de Amatitlan, 27 km SSW of Guatemala City, Municipio de Guatemala, martes, 23 feb. 2021 -

Terremoto moderado mag. 3.7 - Municipio de Amatitlan, 27 km SSW of Guatemala City, Municipio de Guatemala, martes, 23 feb. 2021

Terremoto moderado magnitud 3.7 at 1 km depth

23 Feb 13:42 UTC: Primero en informar: INETER después de 3 minutos.
23 Feb 13:56: Magnitud recalculada de 3.8 a 3.7. Profundidad recalculada de 10.0 a 1.0 km (de 6.2 a 0.6 mi). Ubicación del epicentro corregida 12 km (7.6 mi) al N.
23 Feb 14:28: Ubicación del epicentro corregida 1.1 km (0.7 mi) al E.
Fecha & hora: 23 Feb 2021 13:38:41 UTC -
Hora local al epicentro: martes, 23 feb 2021 07:38 (GMT -6)
Magnitud: 3.7
Profundidad: 1.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 14.41°N / 90.59°W (Amatitlán, Guatemala, Guatemala)
Volcán mas cercano: Pacaya (9 km / 6 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
5 km al E de San Vicente Pacaya (Escuintla) (pop: 7,160) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
9 km al SSE de Amatitlan (pop: 71,800) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
10 km al SO de Villa Canales (pop: 122,200) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
11 km al SSO de Petapa (pop: 141,500) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
13 km al S de Villa Nueva (pop: 406,800) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
20 km al SSO de Santa Catarina Pinula (pop: 68,000) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
23 km al SE de Antigua Guatemala (Sacatepéquez) (pop: 39,400) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
24 km al ENE de Escuintla (pop: 103,200) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
25 km al S de Mixco (pop: 473,100) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
27 km al SSO de Ciudad de Guatemala (pop: 994,900) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Overcast Clouds 15.9°C (61 F), humidity: 88%, wind: 8 m/s (16 kts) from N
Fuente primaria de datos: INETER
Energía liberada estimada: 2.2 x 1010 joules (6.22 megawatt hours, equivalent to 5.35 tons of TNT) More info
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MagnitudProfundidadUbicaciónFuente
3.71 km19 Km Al Norte De Escuintla, GuatemalaINETER

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12.3 km N of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 2-5 s : Lo sentí un poco fuerte pero otras personas en la región de la capital me Dijeron que no sintieron nada. | 2 users found this interesting.  
Antigua / Light shaking (MMI IV) / rattling, vibrating / 10-15 s
22.7 km NW of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 1-2 s : nothing special  
Guatemala / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / single lateral shake / 2-5 s
26.9 km N of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
Jocotenango / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 5-10 s
antigua guatemala / Weak shaking (MMI III)
12.6 km NNE of epicenter [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI) (reported through our app)
22.5 km NW of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / 2-5 s
santa lucia milas altas / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / single vertical bump / 1-2 s
22.1 km N of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
Ciudad Guatemala (23.1 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging
22.3 km NW of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
Antigua (20.1 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 1-2 s
San Cristobal (21.5 km N of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 1-2 s
Fraijanes / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 2-5 s
20.9 km NW of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
San Miguel Petapa / Light shaking (MMI IV) / 2-5 s
Guatemala city / Moderate shaking (MMI V) / 2-5 s
20.8 km NNW of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
antigua (22 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
Guatemala city / Weak shaking (MMI III) / single lateral shake / 2-5 s
22.6 km NW of epicenter [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / 2-5 s
Guatemala City / Light shaking (MMI IV) / horizontal (sideways) swinging / 1-2 s
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