A light earthquake magnitude 4.4 (ml/mb) strikes 107 km SSW of Puerto San José, Guatemala (66 miles) on Saturday. The temblor was detected at 18:49:12 / 6:49 pm (local time epicenter). Exact location of earthquake, longitude -91.08 West, latitude 12.986 North, depth = 10 km. Unique identifier: us6000d7sp. Ids that are associated to the event: us6000d7sp. A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist). Exact time and date of event in UTC/GMT: 02/01/21 / 2021-01-02 18:49:12 / January 2, 2021 @ 6:49 pm. The earthquake occurred at a depth of 10 km (6 miles).
In the past 24 hours, there have been fifteen, in the last 10 days sixteen, in the past 30 days seventeen and in the last 365 days fourty-four 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. There are an estimated 13,000 light earthquakes in the world each year.
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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, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 107 km SSW of Puerto San José, Guatemala. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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