Terremoto moderado mag. 5.3 - Municipio de Yepocapa, Departamento de Chimaltenango, 18 km N of Santa Lucia Cotzumalguapa, Guatemala, Monday, 14 Sep. 2020 -

Terremoto moderado mag. 5.3 - Municipio de Yepocapa, Departamento de Chimaltenango, 18 km N of Santa Lucia Cotzumalguapa, Guatemala, Monday, 14 Sep. 2020

Terremoto moderado magnitud 5.3 at 131 km depth

14 Sep 14:35 UTC: Primero en informar: INETER después de 6 minutos.
14 Sep 15:35: Magnitud recalculada de 4.6 a 5.3. Profundidad recalculada de 127.0 a 132.0 km (de 79 a 82 mi). Ubicación del epicentro corregida 27 km (16.7 mi) al NNE.
14 Sep 15:42: Profundidad recalculada de 132.0 a 131.0 km (de 82 a 81 mi).
Fecha & hora: 14 Sep 2020 14:29:28 UTC -
Hora local al epicentro: 2020-09-14 08:29:28
Magnitud: 5.3
Profundidad: 131.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 14.492°N / 91.052°W (Yepocapa, Departamento de Chimaltenango, Guatemala)
Volcán mas cercano: Atitlán (36 km / 22 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
11 km al O de Yepocapa (Chimaltenango) (pop: 8,960) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
18 km al N de Santa Lucia Cotzumalguapa (Escuintla) (pop: 62,100) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
21 km al SO de Patzicia (Chimaltenango) (pop: 16,500) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
22 km al S de Patzun (Patzún, Chimaltenango) (pop: 18,700) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
27 km al OSO de San Andrés Itzapa (Chimaltenango) (pop: 18,600) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
31 km al SSO de Tecpan Guatemala (Tecpán Guatemala, Chimaltenango) (pop: 22,000) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
31 km al SO de Chimaltenango (pop: 82,400) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
45 km al O de Amatitlan (Guatemala) (pop: 71,800) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
50 km al OSO de Mixco (Guatemala) (pop: 473,100) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
60 km al OSO de Ciudad de Guatemala (pop: 994,900) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
Fuente primaria de datos: INETER
Energía liberada estimada: 5.6 x 1012 joules (1.56 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 1344 tons of TNT) Más info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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5.3131 km37 Km Al Norte De Sipacate, GuatemalaINETER
4.6132 kmGuatemalaGFZ
4.6141 kmGuatemalaEMSC
4.6137 km8 Km E of Patulul, GuatemalaUSGS

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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (1 quakes):
  • 23 Sep 2020 17:26 UTC
    | M 3.8 |
    127 km (78.9 mi) depth
    17 km (11 mi) distance
    | INETER | Details

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