A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.6 (ml/mb) was reported 41 kilometers (25 miles) from Champerico in Guatemala on Saturday. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 47.61 km (30 miles) below the earth’s surface. Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 30/11/19 / 2019-11-30 07:44:25 / November 30, 2019 @ 7:44 am. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact location, longitude -91.8586° West, latitude 13.9284° North, depth = 47.61 km. Unique identifier: us70006eqm. Ids that are associated to the event: us70006eqm. The 5.6-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 01:44:25 / 1:44 am (local time epicenter).
Closest city/cities or villages, with min 5000 pop, to hypocenter/epicentrum was Masagua, San Pablo, Puerto San JosĂ©. Close country/countries, Guatemala (c. 13 550 000 pop) (That might be effected). Event epicenter was 107 km (67 miles) from Quetzaltenango (c. 132 200 pop), 101 km (63 miles) from Santa LucĂa Cotzumalguapa (c. 62 100 pop), 86 km (53 miles) from Coatepeque (c. 45 700 pop), 77 km (48 miles) from Mazatenango (c. 44 100 pop), 70 km (44 miles) from Retalhuleu (c. 36 700 pop), 104 km (65 miles) from Santiago AtitlĂˇn (c. 33 300 pop), 108 km (67 miles) from Ostuncalco (c. 28 900 pop), 108 km (67 miles) from Cantel (c. 26 100 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days three, in the past 30 days four and in the last 365 days fourty-five earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that have been detected nearby. Every year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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Did objects rattle, topple over, or fall off shelves? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, country and city. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 41 km S of Champerico, Guatemala. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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