A light earthquake magnitude 4.9 (ml/mb) has struck on Monday, 69 kilometers (43 miles) from Champerico in Guatemala. The temblor was detected at 22:37:28 / 10:37 pm (local time epicenter). Global time and date of event 13/06/17 / 2017-06-13 04:37:28 / June 13, 2017 @ 4:37 am UTC/GMT. Exact location of earthquake, -92.3794° West, 13.8611° North, depth 35.98 km. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). The epicenter was at a depth of 35.98 km (22 miles). Id of earthquake: us20009m37. Event ids that are associated: us20009m37.
Close country/countries that might be effected, Guatemala (c. 13 550 000 pop), Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Pajapita, Flores Costa Cuca, Puerto Madero. Earthquake epicenter was 77 km (48 miles) from Brisas Barra de Suchiate (c. 13 700 pop), 102 km (64 miles) from Flores Costa Cuca (c. 12 000 pop), 94 km (58 miles) from Ciudad Tecún Umán (c. 11 400 pop), 96 km (59 miles) from Puerto Madero (c. 9 700 pop), 75 km (47 miles) from Ocós (c. 9 500 pop), 103 km (64 miles) from Pajapita (c. 8 200 pop), 70 km (43 miles) from Champerico (c. 7 800 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days six, in the past 30 days nine and in the last 365 days fourty earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 4.0 to 5.0 are often felt, but only causes minor damage. Every year there are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world.
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Were you asleep? Was it difficult to stand and/or walk? Leave a comment or report about shaking, activity and damage at your city, home and country. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service. Read more about the earthquake, Seismometer information, Distances, Parameters, Date-Time, Location and details about this quake, that has occurred near: 69 km SW of Champerico, Guatemala.
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