Terremoto moderado mag. 3.8 - Municipio de San Martin Jilotepeque, Departamento de Chimaltenango, 10.7 km WNW of San Juan Sacatepéquez, Guatemala, Tuesday, 29 Dec. 2020 -

Terremoto moderado mag. 3.8 - Municipio de San Martin Jilotepeque, Departamento de Chimaltenango, 10.7 km WNW of San Juan Sacatepéquez, Guatemala, Tuesday, 29 Dec. 2020

Terremoto moderado magnitud 3.8 at 4 km depth

29 Dec 08:14 UTC: Primero en informar: INETER después de 9 minutos.
Fecha & hora: 29 Dec 2020 08:05:26 UTC -
Hora local al epicentro: Tuesday, 29 Dec 2020 02:05 (GMT -6)
Magnitud: 3.8
Profundidad: 4.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 14.769°N / 90.729°W (San Martín Jilotepeque, Departamento de Chimaltenango, Guatemala)
Volcán mas cercano: Acatenango (34 km / 21 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
10 km al NNO de Santo Domingo Xecanoj (Sacatepéquez) (pop: 8,790) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
11 km al ONO de San Juan Sacatepéquez (Guatemala) (pop: 136,900) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
15 km al NNE de El Tejar (Chimaltenango) (pop: 15,800) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
15 km al NE de Chimaltenango (pop: 82,400) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
17 km al E de Comalapa (Chimaltenango) (pop: 20,700) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
20 km al NO de Mixco (Guatemala) (pop: 473,100) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
23 km al N de Antigua Guatemala (Sacatepéquez) (pop: 39,400) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
26 km al ONO de Chinautla (Guatemala) (pop: 97,200) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
27 km al ONO de Ciudad de Guatemala (pop: 994,900) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
31 km al NNO de Villa Nueva (Guatemala) (pop: 406,800) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Few Clouds 11.8°C (53 F), humidity: 87%, wind: 6 m/s (12 kts) from NNE
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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3.84 km15 Km Al Noreste De Chimaltenango, GuatemalaINETER

User reports for this quake (4)

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Joyabaj, Departamento del Quiché (29.4 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) / single lateral shake / 2-5 s : Un temblor un poco fuerte, ya que hubo un sonajero de cristales y otros ruidos productos del fuerte sismo  
San Lucas Sacatepequez / Weak shaking (MMI III) / 2-5 s : El movimiento suave me desperto | One user found this interesting.  
Mixco, Municipio de Mixco, Guatemala (24.4 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
San Juan Sacatepéquez / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / very short
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