M 6.2 Earthquake, 6km NNW of San Jose Pinula, Guatemala

Mar 25, 2013 11:02 PM UTC
U.S. Geological Survey
Alert area: 6 miles (10 km) ESE of GUATEMALA CITY, Guatemala; 8 miles (14 km) SE of Chinautla, Guatemala, Guatemala; 12 miles (19 km) ESE of Mixco, Guatemala, Guatemala

Posted Mar 25, 2013 11:17 PM UTC

An earthquake with magnitude 6.2 occurred near GUATEMALA CITY, Guatemala at 23:02:14.46 UTC on Mar 25, 2013. (This event has been reviewed by a seismologist.)
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