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Strong mag. 6.8 earthquake - Near Coast of Guatemala on Thursday, 22 June 2017 - information

Strong mag. 6.8 earthquake - Near Coast of Guatemala on Thursday, 22 June 2017

Strong mag. 6.8 earthquake  - Near Coast of Guatemala on Thursday, 22 June 2017
Jun 22 12:44: Magnitude recalculated from 6.6 to 6.7.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 10.0 to 47.0 km.
Jun 22 12:57: Magnitude recalculated from 6.7 to 6.8.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 47.0 to 32.0 km.
Date & time: Thursday, 22 June 2017 12:31 UTC
Magnitude: 6.8
Depth: 32.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 13.86°N / 90.73°W (Guatemala)
Nearest volcano: Tecuamburro (76 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 1*10^15 J (278 GWh / 2.4*10^5 tons of TNT / 14.9 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
HeureMag. / DepthLocationSource
Thu, 22 Jun 2017
Thu, 22 Jun 12:31 UTCM 6.7 / 60 kmOFFSHORE GUATEMALAEMSC
Thu, 22 Jun 12:31 UTCM 6.8 / 46.8 km- 23km SW of Puerto San Jose, GuatemalaUSGS

shake map
(shakemap: USGS)
"I felt it" reports:
Iztapa / not felt
Guatemala City / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
(137.6 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
Elephant ears 777 / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Xela / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
(77.4 km N from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking): It was very strong. (via app)
Santa Lucia Milpas Altas, Sacatepequez, Guatemala (79.8 km N from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking): Woke me up around 6:30 am local time. Seemed stronger than last week's and lasted longer. A few small items fell off a shelf, but nothing broken. Reports of damage in Antigua, Guatemala, plus a church arch cracked in Cuidad Vieja. Also reports of a landslide across the road in Las Cañas between Antigua and San Lucas.
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San Juan Sacatepeuez (97 km N from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): I was awakened by sustained shaking.
Suchitoto el salvador (184 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
Guatemala City / MMI VI (Strong shaking): Really long, felt stronger than last one, furniture shaking, almost falling over, but no damage... just another big scare!
Sumpango, Sacatepequez / MMI V (Moderate shaking): My kids are vacationing up there and said i woke them up from their sleep. All ok though. Thx the L!
Antigua, Guatemala (77 km N from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Strong shaking lasting a fairly long time. Long enough to get everyone out of bed and outside. Elder person had difficulty walking and another difficulty walking down stairs. A few decorative dishes fell from shelves, all hanging lights swinging substantially, outside street lamps also swinging. Animals upset.
Chiquimula, Guatemala / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
El Tejar Chimaltenango / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Guatemala City / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Antigua, Guatemala (78 km N from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Fraijanes (73.6 km NNE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking) (via app)
Antigua / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Antigua, guatemala (77.5 km N from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking) (via app)
Mixco, Guatemala (82.4 km N from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
Jani (201.6 km NW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking) (via app)
(84.9 km NNE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VII (Very strong shaking)
San Pedro / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Antiugua / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Arrazola 3 / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Guatemala City / MMI V (Moderate shaking): I was into my house walking. All people can felt the shake. Many people alarmed.
guatemala city (82.8 km NNE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking) (via app)
Quetzaltenango / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
San Lucas sacatapequez / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
(109.4 km NNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking) (via app)
Antigua / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
San miguel Escobar (74.3 km N from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking): Cardenal dall shacking (via app)
Guatemala City / MMI V (Moderate shaking)
Guatemala (83.4 km NNE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking): Este temblor aunque fue menor se sintió más que el de la semana pasada todo se movió y cosas pudieron caerse. (via app)
(73.6 km NNE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VII (Very strong shaking) (via app)
Guatemala city (86.8 km NNE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
(83.3 km N from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking) (via app)
(Mexico) (192 km NW from epicenter)(no details): Second great earthquake in 8 days and this wasn´t an aftershock from the 14 june event. There is one big seismic swarm in front of Puerto Madero Chiapas Mexico in the area of Middle America Trench since middle may, increment of activity at south of Suchiate Chiapas Mexico-Champerico Guatemala beside the others swarms since 2 years in Pijijiapan and Mapastepec Chiapas Mexico and many other things. In the 14 june event there wasn't a big aftershock, maybe the subduction is preparing for a big surprise. (via EMSC)
Panajachel (Guatemala) (105 km NW from epicenter)(no details): It woke us with rattling windows! (via EMSC)
San Salvador (El Salvador) (179 km E from epicenter)(no details): Fuerte y largo en San salvador (via EMSC)
(El Salvador) (176 km E from epicenter)(no details): Soft for the first 20 seconds increasing in intensity for the last 15 seconds (via EMSC)
(Guatemala) (95 km N from epicenter)(no details): It feel eternal and really strong (via EMSC)
San Salvador (El Salvador) (181 km E from epicenter)(no details): En san salvador se sintio fuerte (via EMSC)
Guatemala (Guatemala) (103 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Movimiento que va subiendo de intensidad de manera suave, de onda largas pero sin remezones bruscos como los de Chile. (via EMSC)
Guatemala (Guatemala) (102 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Fuerte trepidante temblor sentido en Ciudad de Guatemala. En un 11 piso se sintio bastante la oscilación del edificio sin causar daños (via EMSC)
Guatemala (Guatemala) (101 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Everything moved (via EMSC)
Guatemala (Guatemala) (100 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Estuvo fuerte (via EMSC)
Guatemala City (Guatemala) (100 km N from epicenter)(no details): Strong, shaking mivement. Stringest thus year (via EMSC)

 

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