Terremoto moderado mag. 3.9 - 12 km SSE of Villa Canales, Departamento de Guatemala, Sunday, 19 Apr. 2020 -

Terremoto moderado mag. 3.9 - 12 km SSE of Villa Canales, Departamento de Guatemala, Sunday, 19 Apr. 2020

Terremoto moderado magnitud 3.9 at 1 km depth

19 Apr 11:35 UTC: Primero en informar: INETER después de 3 minutos.
Apr 19 11:42: Magnitud recalculada de 3.8 a 3.9.
Profundidad recalculada de 5.0 a 1.0 km.
Fecha & hora: 19 Apr 2020 11:31:46 UTC -
Hora local al epicentro: 2020-04-19 05:31:46
Magnitud: 3.9
Profundidad: 1.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 14.383°N / 90.498°W (Villa Canales, Guatemala, Guatemala)
Volcán mas cercano: Pacaya (11 km / 7 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
11 km al SSO de Fraijanes (Guatemala) (pop: 28,500) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
12 km al SSE de Villa Canales (Guatemala) (pop: 122,200) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
15 km al SSE de Petapa (Guatemala) (pop: 141,500) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
18 km al SE de Amatitlan (Guatemala) (pop: 71,800) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
18 km al SSE de Villa Nueva (Guatemala) (pop: 406,800) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
20 km al SSO de San Jose Pinula (Guatemala) (pop: 47,200) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
21 km al S de Santa Catarina Pinula (Guatemala) (pop: 68,000) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
25 km al ONO de Cuilapa (Santa Rosa) (pop: 16,500) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
29 km al S de Ciudad de Guatemala (pop: 994,900) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
30 km al SSE de Mixco (Guatemala) (pop: 473,100) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
Fuente primaria de datos: INETER
Energía liberada estimada: 4.5 x 1010 joules (12.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 10.7 tons of TNT) More info
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RevistaProfundidadUbicaciónFuente
3.91 km24 Km al noroeste de Cuilapa, GuatemalaINETER

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Villa Nueva, Guatemala (18.8 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : I felt the earthquake it was a little soft but first the 2.00 am earthquake it was very hard.. (reported through our app)  
Santa Catarina Pinula, Guatemala (24.1 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
Petapa, Municipio de Petapa, Guatemala (14.3 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
Guatemala City (28.1 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / not felt (reported through our app)
Guatemala city. Zone 15 (23.3 km N of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Mixco, Municipio de Mixco, Guatemala (32.5 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / not felt (reported through our app)
Mixco, Municipio de Mixco, Guatemala (29.3 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / not felt (reported through our app)
Santa Catarina Pinula, Guatemala (24.3 km N of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
Mixco, Municipio de Mixco, Guatemala (28.3 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI) (reported through our app)
Petapa, Municipio de Petapa, Guatemala (18.1 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
Rio Dulce (214.9 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Portal del Bosque (12.9 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Villa Canales, Guatemala (13.6 km N of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
Zona 7 Villa Nueva (20.7 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
San José Pinula / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Muxbal / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
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