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Strong mag. 6.5 earthquake - 6km SW of Pajapita, Guatemala on Saturday, 7 September 2013

Strong mag. 6.6 earthquake - 5km ESE of Ciudad Tecun Uman, Guatemala on Saturday, 7 September 2013

Strong mag. 6.6 earthquake  - 5km ESE of Ciudad Tecun Uman, Guatemala on Saturday, 7 September 2013
Date & time: Saturday, 7 September 2013 00:13 UTC
Local time at epicenter: Friday, September 06, 2013 18:13:29
Magnitude: 6.6
Depth: 67.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 14.6435°N / 92.1042°W (Guatemala)
Nearest volcano: Tajumulco (45 km)
Primary data source: USGS
Estimated released energy: 5*10^14 J (139 GWh / 1.2*10^5 tons of TNT / 7.5 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
HeureMag. / DepthLocationSource
Sat, 7 Sep 2013
Sat, 7 Sep 00:13 UTCM 6.4 / 87 kmNear Coast of Chiapas, MexicoGFZ
Sat, 7 Sep 00:13 UTCM 6.5 / 67 km GUATEMALAEMSC
Sat, 7 Sep 00:13 UTCM 6.1 / 69 km39 km al SUROESTE de CD HIDALGO, CHISSSN
Sat, 7 Sep 00:13 UTCM 6.8 / 15 km NicaraguaINETER
Sat, 7 Sep 00:13 UTCM 6.6 / 67 kmESE of Ciudad Tecun Uman, GuatemalaGeoAu

shake map
(shakemap: USGS)
"I felt it" reports:
Panajachel, Guate / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Felt strong by all.
Ciudad de Guatemala / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
california / not felt
La Antigua Guatemala / MMI V (Moderate shaking): First quake for us. Didn't know what was happening at first but quickly understood. Lasted a little over one minute.
La Antigua Guatemala / MMI IX (Violent shaking): First quake for us. Didn't know what was happening at first but quickly understood. Lasted a little over one minute.
San Salvador, El Salvador (326.8 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking): A dish was rattling on the table but I couldn't really feel the shaking
Guatemala City, Guatemala (163.5 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Parramos / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Jucanya, Guatemala / MMI V (Moderate shaking): thought I was having a dizzy spell till moving got stronger then rumbling and shaking.
San pedro (90.3 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IX (Violent shaking)
Guatemala / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
San Marcos La Laguna / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Seemed like it lasted longer than most, maybe 20 seconds. I also felt an aftershock about 10 minutes later.
Quetzaltenango, guatemala / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
guatemala city / MMI VIII (Severe shaking): HARD SHACKING FOR OVER 1 MINUTE
Guatemala City / MMI VII (Very strong shaking)
Guatemala city (170.6 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
San Cristobal de las Casas / MMI VI (Strong shaking): We felt it and Chepe started to scream for a while. He is still crying
Guatemala City / MMI V (Moderate shaking): I felt this Earthquake for 30 seconds at Guatemala City, moderate shaking,
antigua, sacatepequez, guatemala (169.8 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): started around 6:14 local time GMT-6. Strong shaking, pictures swung, books fell, lasted over 1 minute. some furniture moved slightly. minor aftershocks for two more minutes. Quiescent for two minutes moderate after shock around 6:20
Guatemala City / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Jucanya (Panajachel) / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Light shaking.. put my new TV face down on bed just b case but wasn't necessary. Lasted a pretty long time.
San Marcos La Laguna / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Moderate shaking, lasted quite some time, 20 seconds? We were on our way outside when the shaking finally stopped. Grateful we were in a concrete building.
San salvador / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
San Cristobal, Chiapas Mexico / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Antigua / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Shaking and rumbling
Guatemala City (Guatemala) (160 km E from epicenter)(no details): Primerosentí como que me mareaba, hasta que escuché "está temblando!!!" realicé que era el piso el que se movía como balanceándose, se hizo cada vez más fuerte y cuando terminó todavía quedaron las cosas moviéndose, balanceándose, agua, plantas, cosas colgadas, lámparas etc. A Dios gracias donde yo estaba no hubo daños pero en otros lugares de la ciudad y de la república de Guatemala sí hubo derrumbes, casas caídas, se rompieron las calles, personas heridas y espero en Dios que no muchos muertos. (via EMSC)
Guatemala City (Guatemala) (142 km E from epicenter)(no details): Cell towers are not working properly (via EMSC)
San José Chacayá (Guatemala) (68 km E from epicenter)(no details): Longest quake I've felt, about 15-20 seconds (via EMSC)
San Salvador (El Salvador) (307 km E from epicenter)(no details): EARTHQUAKE 40 MINUTES AGO 18:20 SALVADORIAN HOUR ....LASTED IT OVER 35 SECONDS (via EMSC)
Patulul (Guatemala) (82 km SE from epicenter)(no details): there was an immediate aftershock about 3 minutes and a second about 30 minutes after (via EMSC)
Mazatenango (Guatemala) (44 km SE from epicenter)(no details): Was very powerfull (via EMSC)
Quetzaltenango (Guatemala) (35 km E from epicenter)(no details): Quite a few small objects fell over and an awning was swinging about a meter side to side. (via EMSC)
Boca del Monte (Guatemala) (319 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Lasted about 3 minutes, then aftershock about 8 minutes later. (via EMSC)
San Salvador (El Salvador) (315 km SE from epicenter)(no details): it was very long, but not that strong (via EMSC)
Guatemala City (Guatemala) (147 km E from epicenter)(no details): I was in bed, IT felt a slight horizontal shake first, i thought somebody moved The bed. Then an up and down movement made me get up. (via EMSC)
Guatemala City (Guatemala) (147 km E from epicenter)(no details): All the dogs bark for a while and the phone lines were dead for a coupple of minutes. everything is back up now. (via EMSC)
Guatemala City (Guatemala) (147 km E from epicenter)(no details): it was cool! (via EMSC)
Antigua Guatemala (Guatemala) (127 km E from epicenter)(no details): main shock lasted about 1 minute-mild aftershocks for another two to three minutes. then quiet for another three minutes then a moderate aftershock another 4 monutes later. (via EMSC)
Antigua Guatemala (Guatemala) (127 km E from epicenter)(no details): Scary! (via EMSC)

 

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