Mag. 4.8 earthquake - Near Coast of Guatemala on Sunday, 15 September 2019 at 06:59 (GMT) -

Mag. 4.8 earthquake  - Near Coast of Guatemala on Sunday, 15 September 2019 at 06:59 (GMT)

Light magnitude 4.8 earthquake at 10 km depth

15 Sep 07:07 UTC: Premier à signaler: GFZ après 8 minutes.
Date & time: 15 Sep 2019 06:59:16 UTC -
Magnitude: 4.8
Profondeur: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 13.87°N / 91.32°W (Guatemala)
Volcan le plus près: Atitlán (81 km / 50 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
37 km S de Nueva Concepción (pop: 11,100)
37 km SW de La Gomera (pop: 24,000)
46 km S de Tiquisate (pop: 18,200)
54 km W de Puerto San José (Municipio de San José) (pop: 18,700)
61 km SSW de Santa Lucia Cotzumalguapa (pop: 62,100)
75 km SW de Escuintla (pop: 103,200)
114 km SW de Mixco (pop: 473,100)
122 km SW de Guatemala (pop: 994,900)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 1 x 1012 joules (278 megawatt hours, equivalent to 239 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeProfondeurLocationSource
M 4.810 kmNear Coast of GuatemalaGFZ
M 5.260 kmOffshore GuatemalaEMSC
M 5.264 kmNear Coast of GuatemalaGeoAu
M 5.235 km57km SSW of Nueva Concepcion, GuatemalaUSGS

User reports for this quake (12)

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119.2 km NE of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
Antigua, Guatemala / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Antigua, / Light shaking (MMI IV)
111.2 km NE of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
Zona 13 / Weak shaking (MMI III) : My bed was shaking for about 3 second
Villa Nueva, Guatemala (109.4 km NE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) (reported through our app)
99.3 km NE of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
Colonia Ciudad Satelite Proyecto Ii (Guatemala, 136 km NE of epicenter) : Fue bastante fuerte (soy de Mixco) y aparte se escucho un estruendo (reported through EMSC)
(Guatemala, 242 km NE of epicenter) : No muy fuerte. Se sintió porque estaba acostado y quieto. (reported through EMSC)
Antiguo Cuscatlan (El Salvador, 220 km E of epicenter) : I felt the quake. Not only the tremor, the sound. I am located in San Salvador, El Salvador. Guatemala is a neighboring country. (reported through EMSC)
Tapachula (Mexico, 169 km NW of epicenter) : Percibí la vibración (reported through EMSC)
Colonia Valles De Vista Hermosa (Guatemala, 133 km NE of epicenter) : Trataba de dormirme y lo sentí. Pero la lámpara no se movió. (reported through EMSC)
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