A moderate earthquake magnitude 5.8 (ml/mb) has occurred on Tuesday, 104 kilometers (65 miles) from Champerico in Guatemala. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 11.83 km (7 miles). Id of earthquake: us6000b9cc. Event ids that are associated: us6000b9cc. Exact location of event, depth 11.83 km, -91.952° West, 13.3527° North. The temblor was detected at 19:17:52 / 7:17 pm (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of earthquake 04/08/20 / 2020-08-04 19:17:52 / August 4, 2020 @ 7:17 pm UTC/GMT.
The epicenter was 118 km (73 miles) from Nueva Concepción (c. 11 100 pop), 105 km (65 miles) from Champerico (c. 7 800 pop). Close country/countries, Guatemala (c. 13 550 000 pop) (That might be effected). Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was Nueva Concepción, Champerico.
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days one, in the past 30 days two and in the last 365 days fifty-one earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that was reported nearby. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures. Every year there are an estimated 1320 moderate 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. Read more about the earthquake, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters, Location and details about this quake, that has struck: 104 km S of Champerico, Guatemala. This data comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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