Terremoto moderado mag. 3.8 - Municipio de Tecpan Guatemala, 9.2 km NNE of Tecpan Guatemala, Guatemala, Friday, 17 Jul. 2020 -

Terremoto moderado mag. 3.8 - Municipio de Tecpan Guatemala, 9.2 km NNE of Tecpan Guatemala, Guatemala, Friday, 17 Jul. 2020

Terremoto moderado magnitud 3.8 at 3 km depth

17 Jul 15:07 UTC: Primero en informar: INETER después de 5 minutos.
Fecha & hora: 17 Jul 2020 15:01:44 UTC -
Hora local al epicentro: 2020-07-17 09:01:44
Magnitud: 3.8
Profundidad: 3.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 14.841°N / 90.969°W (Tecpán Guatemala, Departamento de Chimaltenango, Guatemala)
Volcán mas cercano: Tolimán (35 km / 22 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
6 km al N de Santa Apolonia (Chimaltenango) (pop: 2,400) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
9 km al NNE de Tecpan Guatemala (Tecpán Guatemala, Chimaltenango) (pop: 22,000) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
14 km al NO de Comalapa (Chimaltenango) (pop: 20,700) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
18 km al NNE de Patzun (Patzún, Chimaltenango) (pop: 18,700) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
19 km al SE de Chichicastenango (Quiché) (pop: 79,800) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
24 km al ENE de Solola (Sololá) (pop: 45,400) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
26 km al NO de Chimaltenango (pop: 82,400) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
29 km al SE de Santa Cruz del Quiché (pop: 23,600) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
45 km al ONO de Mixco (Guatemala) (pop: 473,100) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
54 km al ONO de Ciudad de Guatemala (pop: 994,900) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
Fuente primaria de datos: INETER
Energía liberada estimada: 3.2 x 1010 joules (8.78 megawatt hours, equivalent to 7.56 tons of TNT) More info
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RevistaProfundidadUbicaciónFuente
3.83 km24 Km al norte de Solola, GuatemalaINETER

User reports for this quake (4)

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Panachajel, Lake Atitlan, Guatamala / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Felt 3 small quakes from 1 direction in Panachajel then opposite wave direction earthquake near Lake Atitlan...light sleeper...hear earthquakes...experienced 1989 San Francisco quakein Embarcadaro area...no damage in the valley or to building...about a 3.0 or 3.5 tremor  
Jocotenango, Guatemala / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Jocotenango, Guatemala / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Santiago Saquatepequez / Weak shaking (MMI III) : The bed shook for a couple of seconds  
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