Get our newsletter!
Voyages aux volcans actifs !
Volcanoes & Earthquakes - new app for Android
Volcanoes & Earthquakes - app for iPhone & iPad

Départs garantis:
30 mars - 6 avril 2019: Land of Theseus - Saronic Gulf (Greece)
2-17 mai 2019: Du Krakatau à Bali - Java (Indonésie)
4-11(12) mai 2019: Fascinant Volcan et la Légende de l'Atlantide - Île de Santorin, Grèce
4-12 mai 2019: Montagnes de Feu - du Stromboli à l'Etna - Eoliennes + Etna
18-26 mai 2019: Montagnes de Feu - du Stromboli à l'Etna - Eoliennes + Etna
25 mai - 1 juin 2019: Etna Discovery - Etna volcano (Italy)
7-12 juin 2019: Expédition au Volcan Yasur - Vanuatu (Mer du Sud)
15-30 juin 2019: Du Krakatau à Bali - Java (Indonésie)
8-23 juil. 2019: Du Krakatau à Bali - Java (Indonésie)
3-18 sept. 2019: Du Krakatau à Bali - Java (Indonésie)
: Places libres / : Départ garanti / : Quelques places disponibles / : Groupe fermé

Support us?


Maintaining the volcano and earthquake news sections on this website, the free Volcano Webcams tool and interactive map widget is a free-time, both time- and server cost intensive effort.
If you find the information useful and would like to support us, and help keep it alive and improve it, please consider making a small donation. Thank you!
Diaporama

Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake - Off Coast of Chiapas, Mexico on Friday, 15 April 2016

Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake - Off Coast of Chiapas, Mexico on Friday, 15 April 2016

Strong mag. 6.0 earthquake  - Off Coast of Chiapas, Mexico on Friday, 15 April 2016
Apr 15 14:42: Magnitude recalculated from 5.8 to 5.9.
Apr 15 14:46: Magnitude recalculated from 5.9 to 6.0.
Date & time: Fri, 15 Apr 14:11:24 UTC
Magnitude: 6.0
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 13.44°N / 92.24°W (Guatemala)
Nearest volcano: Santiaguito (148 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
If you felt this quake (or if you were near the epicenter), please share your experience with us and submit a short "I felt it" report.
You can use your GPS or device location as well to show where you were during the earthquake.
- Merci!.

Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
HeureMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Fri, 15 Apr 2016
Fri, 15 Apr 14:11 UTCM 6.2 / 45 kmOFFSHORE GUATEMALA[Map]EMSC
Fri, 15 Apr 14:11 UTCM 6.1 / 12 km124 km al SUR de CD HIDALGO, CHIS[Map]SSN
Fri, 15 Apr 14:11 UTCM 6.1 / 34 kmOff coast of Chiapas, Mexico [Sea: Guatemala][Map]INGV
Fri, 15 Apr 14:11 UTCM 6.1 / 25 km- 105km SSW of Champerico, Guatemala[Map]USGS
Fri, 15 Apr 14:11 UTCM 6.1 / 25 kmSW of Champerico, Guatemala[Map]GeoAu

shake map
(shakemap: USGS)
"I felt it" reports:
No senti nada (1379.9 km ESE from epicenter) [Map] / not felt (via app)
Crystal City Tx (1868.7 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking) (via app)
QUETZALTENANGO Guatemala (176.3 km NNE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
QUETZALTENANGO Guatemala (176.3 km NNE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
La Esperanza Quetzaltenango / MMI IV (Light shaking): Sacudida fuerte...estaba sentado..vibraron las ventanas.Simultáneamente reportan desde Cd.Guatemala por noticiero.
Guatemala (228.6 km NE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking) (via app)
Guatemala (225.6 km NE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking) (via app)
Sololá (Guatemala) (175 km NE from epicenter)(no details): The shaking and rattling seemed to last a lot longer than with the other earthquakes, and the movement was a bit different. (via EMSC)
San Pedro La Laguna (Guatemala) (162 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Slow and Long , Was in bed but shook enough to wake me up . (via EMSC)
Guatemala (Guatemala) (218 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Fue muy suave sólo lo sentí Porque todavía está acostado (via EMSC)
Earthquakes in same area up to 1 year afterwards (likely aftershocks)
HeureMag. / DepthLocationMapSource
Sun, 4 Dec 2016
Sun, 4 Dec 04:07 UTCM 3.6 / 15 km - [info]OFF THE COAST OF GUATEMALA[Map]EMSC
Mon, 5 Dec 2016
Mon, 5 Dec 09:36 UTCM 3.6 / 19 km - [info]OFFSHORE GUATEMALA[Map]EMSC
Thu, 8 Dec 2016
Thu, 8 Dec 08:34 UTCM 3.9 / 73 km - [info]OFFSHORE GUATEMALA[Map]EMSC
Thu, 15 Dec 2016
Thu, 15 Dec 16:34 UTCM 4.6 / 10 km - [info]Near Coast of Guatemala[Map]GFZ
Fri, 16 Dec 2016
Fri, 16 Dec 00:34 UTCM 4.7 / 35 km - [info]OFFSHORE GUATEMALA[Map]EMSC
Fri, 16 Dec 11:34 UTCM 5.4 / 80 km - [info] Guatemala[Map]GFZ
Mon, 19 Dec 2016
Mon, 19 Dec 06:00 UTCM 3.6 / 9 km - [info]OFF COAST OF CHIAPAS, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Wed, 21 Dec 2016
Wed, 21 Dec 05:57 UTCM 3.6 / 15 km - [info]OFFSHORE CHIAPAS, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Sat, 24 Dec 2016
Sat, 24 Dec 11:50 UTCM 4.1 / 6 km - [info]OFF COAST OF CHIAPAS, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Sat, 24 Dec 11:56 UTCM 3.9 / 30 km - [info]OFF COAST OF CHIAPAS, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Thu, 29 Dec 2016
Thu, 29 Dec 21:11 UTCM 4.1 / 21 km - [info]OFF THE COAST OF GUATEMALA[Map]EMSC
Sat, 7 Jan 2017
Sat, 7 Jan 13:27 UTCM 4.7 / 76 km - [info]Near Coast of Guatemala[Map]GFZ
Sat, 7 Jan 15:18 UTCM 4.3 / 64.6 km - [info]- 48km SW of Puerto San Jose, Guatemala[Map]USGS
Thu, 12 Jan 2017
Thu, 12 Jan 03:22 UTCM 5.3 / 10 km - [info]Near Coast of Guatemala[Map]GFZ
Sun, 22 Jan 2017
Sun, 22 Jan 12:02 UTCM 3.8 / 16 km - [info]OFFSHORE CHIAPAS, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Sat, 28 Jan 2017
Sat, 28 Jan 01:08 UTCM 4.6 / 10 km - [info]Near Coast of Guatemala[Map]GFZ
Sun, 5 Feb 2017
Sun, 5 Feb 20:22 UTCM 4.1 / 15 km - [info]OFF COAST OF CHIAPAS, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Thu, 16 Feb 2017
Thu, 16 Feb 21:48 UTCM 4.5 / 35 km - [info]OFFSHORE GUATEMALA[Map]EMSC
Sat, 18 Feb 2017
Sat, 18 Feb 23:31 UTCM 4.5 / 35 km - [info]- 40km S of Champerico, Guatemala[Map]USGS
Sun, 12 Mar 2017
Sun, 12 Mar 09:12 UTCM 4.7 / 10 km - [info]Near Coast of Guatemala[Map]GFZ
Mon, 13 Mar 2017
Mon, 13 Mar 21:04 UTCM 4.7 / 38 km - [info]OFFSHORE GUATEMALA[Map]EMSC
Tue, 21 Mar 2017
Tue, 21 Mar 05:56 UTCM 4.3 / 71 km - [info]OFFSHORE GUATEMALA[Map]EMSC
Fri, 24 Mar 2017
Fri, 24 Mar 10:09 UTCM 4.1 / 15 km - [info]OFFSHORE GUATEMALA[Map]EMSC
Sun, 26 Mar 2017
Sun, 26 Mar 16:03 UTCM 4.0 / 14 km - [info]OFFSHORE CHIAPAS, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Wed, 29 Mar 2017
Wed, 29 Mar 21:13 UTCM 4.1 / 16 km - [info]OFFSHORE CHIAPAS, MEXICO[Map]EMSC
Sat, 1 Apr 2017
Sat, 1 Apr 01:54 UTCM 5.1 / 10 km - [info] Guatemala[Map]GFZ
Tue, 11 Apr 2017
Tue, 11 Apr 14:08 UTCM 4.0 / 40 km - [info]OFFSHORE CHIAPAS, MEXICO[Map]EMSC

 

Plus sur VolcanoDiscovery:

Copyright: VolcanoDiscovery ou autres sources indiquées.
Utilisation des documents: Les textes, les images et les vidéos de ce site internet sont protégées par copyright. Toute reproduction et tout usage sans accord préalable ne sont pas autorisés. Si vous désirez acquérir pour certains documents (photos, vidéos, textes ou autres) le droit de reproduction, d'édition et, plus généralement, de toute utilisation destinée à un usage public, qu'elle soit commerciale ou pas, vous êtes priés de nous contacter.