Terremoto leve mag. 4.6 - 7.2 km NE of Chimaltenango, Guatemala, domingo, 26 jun 2022 01:05 (GMT -6) -

Terremoto leve mag. 4.6 - 7.2 km NE of Chimaltenango, Guatemala, domingo, 26 jun 2022 01:05 (GMT -6) Terremoto leve mag. 4.6 - 7.2 km NE of Chimaltenango, Guatemala, domingo, 26 jun 2022 01:05 (GMT -6)

Terremoto leve magnitud 4.6 a 193 km de profundidad

26 Jun 07:14 UTC: Primero en informar: INETER después de 9 minutos.
26 Jun 07:21: Ubicación del epicentro corregida 0.5 km (0.3 mi) al SO.
26 Jun 07:23: Ahora usando una nueva fuente de datos: USGS
Update Sun, 26 Jun 2022, 07:27
Moderate 4.6 quake hits near Chimaltenango, Municipio de Chimaltenango, Departamento de Chimaltenango, Guatemala
4.6 quake 26 Jun 1:05 am (GMT -6)
4.6 quake 26 Jun 1:05 am (GMT -6)
An intermediate to deep magnitude 4.6 earthquake was reported early morning near Chimaltenango, Municipio de Chimaltenango, Departamento de Chimaltenango, Guatemala.
According to the United States Geological Survey, the quake hit on Sunday, June 26th, 2022, at 1:05 am local time at an intermediate to considerable depth of 193 km. The strength of the earthquake may have been tempered by its relative great depth below the surface, which makes it feel weaker in absolute terms. The exact magnitude, epicenter, and depth of the quake might be revised within the next few hours or minutes as seismologists review data and refine their calculations, or as other agencies issue their report.
Our monitoring service identified a second report from the citizen-seismograph network of RaspberryShake which listed the quake at magnitude 4.6 as well. Other agencies reporting the same quake include the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC) at magnitude 4.6, and the German Research Centre for Geosciences (GFZ) at magnitude 4.2.
Towns or cities near the epicenter where the quake might have been felt as very weak shaking include Tejar (pop. 15,800) located 7 km from the epicenter, Chimaltenango (pop. 82,400) 7 km away, Comalapa (pop. 20,700) 13 km away, San Juan Sacatepéquez (pop. 136,900) 14 km away, Santiago de los Caballeros de Guatemala (pop. 39,400) 17 km away, Mixco (pop. 473,100) 19 km away, Villa Nueva (pop. 406,800) 28 km away, Guatemala (pop. 994,900) 29 km away, Santa Cruz de Chinautla (pop. 97,200) 29 km away, and Chinautla (pop. 97,200) 29 km away.
VolcanoDiscovery will automatically update magnitude and depth if these change and follow up if other significant news about the quake become available. If you're in the area, please send us your experience through our reporting mechanism, either online or via our mobile app. This will help us provide more first-hand updates to anyone around the globe who wants to know more about this quake.

Download the Volcanoes & Earthquakes app and get one of the fastest seismic alerts online:
Android | iOS

Earthquake data

Detalles del terremoto

Fecha y hora26 Jun 2022 07:05:01 UTC -
Hora local en el epicentrodomingo, 26 jun 2022 01:05 (GMT -6)
Prof.193.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud14.706°N / 90.7706°W (El Tejar, Departamento de Chimaltenango, Guatemala)
Antipode14.706°S / 89.229°E
Intensidad del temblorTemblor muy débil
Sentido0 informes
Fuente primaria de datosUSGS (United States Geological Survey)
Volcán mas cercanoAcatenango (25 km / 16 mi)
Lugares cercanos7 km al NNE de Tejar (Chimaltenango) (pop: 15,800) | En el mapa | Sismos cercanos
7 km al NE de Chimaltenango (pop: 82,400) | En el mapa | Sismos cercanos
14 km al O de San Juan Sacatepéquez (Guatemala) (pop: 136,900) | En el mapa | Sismos cercanos
17 km al NNO de Antigua Guatemala (Sacatepéquez) (pop: 39,400) | En el mapa | Sismos cercanos
19 km al ONO de Mixco (Guatemala) (pop: 473,100) | En el mapa | Sismos cercanos
28 km al NO de Villa Nueva (Guatemala) (pop: 406,800) | En el mapa | Sismos cercanos
29 km al ONO de Ciudad de Guatemala (pop: 994,900) | En el mapa | Sismos cercanos
29 km al O de Santa Cruz de Chinautla (Guatemala) (pop: 97,200) | En el mapa | Sismos cercanos
Tiempo en el epicentro en el momento del sismoOvercast Clouds 16.7°C (62 F), humidity: 97%, wind: 1 m/s (3 kts) from NNW
Energía sísmica estimada liberada5 x 1011 joules (139 MWh, equivalente a 120 toneladas de TNT) | about seismic energy
Mostrar mapa interactivo
[Reducir] [Agrandar]
If you felt this quake (or if you were near the epicenter), please share your experience and submit a short "I felt it" report! Other users would love to hear about it!
If you did NOT feel the quake although you were in the area, please report it! Your contribution is valuable to earthquake science, seismic hazard analysis and mitigation efforts. You can use your device location or the map to indicate where you were during the earthquake. Thank you!

Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
4.6193 km18 Km Al Suroeste De Chimaltenango, GuatemalaUSGS
4.2204 kmGuatemalaGFZ
4.1193 km6 Km NNE of El Tejar, GuatemalaINETER
4.6193 kmGuatemalaRaspberryShake

User reports for this quake

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
There are no user reports for this quake.
Volcanoes & Earthquakes - new app for Android

Earlier earthquakes in the same area

Try our free app!
Volcanoes & Earthquakes - new app for Android
Android | iOS version
Why is there advertising on this site?
Support us - Help us upgrade our services!
We truly love working to bring you the latest volcano and earthquake data from around the world. Maintaining our website and our free apps does require, however, considerable time and resources.
We need financing to increase hard- and software capacity as well as support our editor team. We're aiming to achieve uninterrupted service wherever an earthquake or volcano eruption unfolds, and your donations can make it happen! Every donation will be highly appreciated. If you find the information useful and would like to support our team in integrating further features, write great content, and in upgrading our soft- and hardware, please make a donation (PayPal or Online credit card payment).

Planned features:
  • Improved multilanguage support
  • Tsunami alerts
  • Faster responsiveness
Thanks to your past donations, these features have been added recently:
  • Earthquake archive from 1900 onwards
  • Detailed quake stats
  • Additional seismic data sources
Download and Upgrade the Volcanoes & Earthquakes app to get one of the fastest seismic and volcano alerts online:
Android | IOS
Thank you!
Sources: VolcanoDiscovery / VolcanoAdventures and other sources as noted.
Use of material: Most text and images on our websites are owned by us. Re-use is generally not permitted without authorization. Contact us for licensing rights.
Volcanoes & Earthquakes
VolcanoDiscovery Home
Adventure & Study Travel
Tours to Volcanoes and Volcanic Areas: walking tours, photo tours, study tours Get our newsletter!
Company info
Contact | Legal info | Terms & conditions
Follow us
Follow us on facebook Follow us on Instagram Follow us on Twitter Visit our Youtube channel
EN | DE | EL | ES | FR | IT | RU
VolcanoDiscovery GmbH, Germany, Reg. nr.: HRB 103744, EU Tax Id: DE 310 395 322 owned and created by
Dr. Tom Pfeiffer, volcanologist, volcano photographer, tour organizer member of
Volcanological Society
Ecotourism Greece
Insured by R+V
VolcanoDiscovery © 2004- All Rights Reserved | Privacy - cookie settings