More than 10,440 people are living in 88 temporary emergency shelters.
The government estimates that more than 1,200,000 persons were affected and 5,251 left homeless. Currently 50 deaths have been reported, while 24 people are still missing.
The earthquake occurred in Guatemala killed 52 people and left thousands spending the cold night outside.
Guatemala quake kills 48, leaves 23 missing
Reuters AlertNet 2012/11/07
As many as 100 people were unaccounted for, based on reports from relatives. Landslides were blocking roads in some areas and about 40 houses were severely damaged.