Sismo leggero mag. 4.3 - North Pacific Ocean, 14 km a ovest da Champerico, Guatemala, lunedì, 04 gennaio 2021 -

Sismo leggero mag. 4.3 - North Pacific Ocean, 14 km a ovest da Champerico, Guatemala, lunedì, 04 gennaio 2021

Sismo leggero magnitudine 4.3 at 48 km depth

4 Jan 06:14 UTC: Primo a segnalare: INETER dopo 16 minuti.
Update Mon, 4 Jan 2021, 06:18
Light magnitude 4.3 quake hits 14 km northwest of Champerico, Guatemala late at night
4.3 quake 3 Jan 11:58 pm (GMT -6)
4.3 quake 3 Jan 11:58 pm (GMT -6)
An earthquake of magnitude 4.3 occurred only 20 minutes ago 14 km northwest of Champerico, Guatemala, the Nicaraguan Institute of Territorial Studies (INETER) reported.
The quake hit at a moderately shallow depth of 48 km beneath the epicenter near Champerico, Municipio de Champerico, Departamento de Retalhuleu, Guatemala, late at night on Sunday 3 January 2021 at 11:58 pm local time. 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.
Towns or cities near the epicenter where the quake might have been felt as very weak shaking include Champerico (pop. 7,800) located 14 km from the epicenter, Ocos (pop. 9,500) 26 km away, Flores Costa Cuca (pop. 12,000) 38 km away, Ciudad Tecun Uman (pop. 11,400) 40 km away, Retalhuleu (pop. 36,700) 44 km away, Coatepeque (pop. 45,700) 45 km away, Nuevo San Carlos (pop. 19,200) 46 km away, and Mazatenango (pop. 44,100) 61 km away.
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Earthquake data:

Data & ora: 4 Jan 2021 05:58:32 UTC -
Ora locale a epicentro: domenica, 3 gen 2021 23:58 (GMT -6)
Magnitudine: 4.3
Profondità: 48.0 km
Epicentro latitudine / longitudine: 14.336°N / 92.032°W (North Pacific Ocean, Guatemala)
Vulcano più vicino: Santiaguito (70 km / 43 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
14 km ONO da Champerico (pop: 7,760) --> Vedi sismi vicini
44 km OSO da Retalhuleu (pop: 36,700) --> Vedi sismi vicini
45 km SSO da Coatepeque (pop: 45,700) --> Vedi sismi vicini
46 km SO da Nuevo San Carlos (pop: 19,200) --> Vedi sismi vicini
52 km SO da Colomba (pop: 19,100) --> Vedi sismi vicini
60 km SO da El Palmar (pop: 15,200) --> Vedi sismi vicini
68 km SSE da Tapachula (Messico) (pop: 202,700) --> Vedi sismi vicini
69 km OSO da San Pablo Jocopilas (pop: 20,300) --> Vedi sismi vicini
78 km SO da Quetzaltenango (pop: 132,200) --> Vedi sismi vicini
167 km OSO da Città del Guatemala (pop: 994,900) --> Vedi sismi vicini
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Clear Sky 18.9°C (66 F), humidity: 100%, wind: 2 m/s (4 kts) from N
Fonte dati primaria: INETER
Stima dell'energia sismica liberata: 1.8 x 1011 joules (49.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 42.5 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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4.348 km14 Km Al Oeste De Champerico, GuatemalaINETER

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