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Latest quakes near Pacaya volcano in the past 7 days - list, stats and map

Updated: Sep 29, 2022 11:36 GMT -
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Quakes in the past 7 days:

  • 3 quakes above magnitude 4
  • 2 quakes between magnitude 3 and 4
  • 1 quake between magnitude 2 and 3
In the past 7 days, Pacaya volcano was shaken by 3 quakes of magnitude 4.0 or above, 2 quakes between 3.0 and 4.0, and 1 quake of magnitude 2.5.

Latest quake: Mag. 4.0 | North Pacific Ocean, 145 km SW of Pijijiapan, Chiapas, Mexico -

Strongest quake: Mag. 4.5 | North Pacific Ocean, 55 km SW of Tapachula de Cordova y Ordoñez, Mexico -

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Tuesday, September 27, 2022 GMT (3 quakes)
Sep 27, 2022 3:19 pm (GMT -6) (Sep 27, 2022 21:19 GMT)
4.0

15 km
366 km (227 mi)North Pacific Ocean, 145 km southwest of Pijijiapan, Chiapas, Mexico
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Sep 27, 2022 5:19 am (GMT -6) (Sep 27, 2022 11:19 GMT)
4.0

15 km
391 km (243 mi)175 km southwest of Pijijiapan, Chiapas, Mexico
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Sep 26, 2022 6:33 pm (GMT -6) (Sep 27, 2022 00:33 GMT)
4.5

53 km
235 km (146 mi)North Pacific Ocean, 55 km southwest of Tapachula de Cordova y Ordoñez, Mexico
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Monday, September 26, 2022 GMT (1 quake)
Sep 26, 2022 1:19 am (GMT -6) (Sep 26, 2022 07:19 GMT)
2.5

85 km
107 km (66 mi)Suchitepeque, 24 km west of Pueblo Nuevo, Guatemala MoreMap
Saturday, September 24, 2022 GMT (2 quakes)
Sep 24, 2022 1:49 am (GMT -6) (Sep 24, 2022 07:49 GMT)
3.7

23 km
241 km (150 mi)North Pacific Ocean, 89 km southwest of Tapachula de Cordova y Ordoñez, Mexico
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Sep 23, 2022 11:28 pm (GMT -6) (Sep 24, 2022 05:28 GMT)
3.2

23 km
166 km (103 mi)North Pacific Ocean, 49 km southwest of Coatepec, Quetzaltenango, Guatemala
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Estimated combined seismic energy released: 5.1 x 1011 joules (141 megawatt hours, equivalent to 121 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy

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Pacaya volcano satellite image by (c) Google Earth View
Pacaya volcano satellite image by (c) Google Earth View
Wed, 18 Aug 2021, 06:00

Pacaya volcano (Guatemala) - Smithsonian / USGS Weekly Volcanic Activity Report for 18 August-24 August 2021 (Continuing Activity)

INSIVUMEH reported that white-to-blue gas-and-steam emissions rose as high as 600 m above Pacaya's Mackenney crater and drifted as far as 2 km S, SW, and N during 18-25 August. Seismic stations recorded some weak explosion and degassing events on 18 August. ... Read all
Wed, 11 Aug 2021, 06:00

Pacaya volcano (Guatemala) - Smithsonian / USGS Weekly Volcanic Activity Report for 11 August-17 August 2021 (New Activity / Unrest)

INSIVUMEH reported that gas emissions rose as high as 1.1 km above Pacaya's summit and drifted as far as 1 km S and SW during 10-17 August. Two explosions produced ash plumes that drifted S on 13 August. ... Read all
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