Moderate mag. 4.0 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 9.9 km southwest of Monte Alto, Mexico, on Wednesday, 26 October 2016 at 23:19 (GMT)
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Moderate magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 3 km depth
26 Oct 23:43 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 24 minutes.
Date & time: 26 Oct 2016 23:19:51 UTC
Depth: 3.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.64°N / 99.51°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
7 km (4 mi) SSE of Medanitos Perros de Agua (pop: 92) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) S of El Cortés (San Marcos) (pop: 1,240) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) SW of San Marcos (pop: 13,300) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) SE of Amatillo (pop: 3,300) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (22 mi) SE of Tres Palos (pop: 5,000) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) WSW of Cruz Grande (pop: 11,800) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) ESE of Acapulco de Juarez (pop: 673,500) --> See nearby quakes!
57 km (35 mi) SW of Ayutla de los Libres (pop: 15,400) --> See nearby quakes!
59 km (36 mi) S of Tierra Colorada (pop: 11,500) --> See nearby quakes!
313 km (194 mi) S of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 1010 joules (17.5 megawatt hours, equivalent to 15.1 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.0||3 km||OFFSHORE GUERRERO, MEXICO||EMSC|
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