Light mag. 4.1 earthquake - 33 km north of Ixtapa Zihuatanejo, Zihuatanejo de Azueta, Guerrero, Mexico, on Thursday, 27 October 2016 at 16:19 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 46 km depth
27 Oct 16:41 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 22 minutes.
Date & time: 27 Oct 2016 16:19:50 UTC
Depth: 46.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.92°N / 101.45°W (Zihuatanejo de Azueta, Guerrero, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Paricutín (Michoacán-Guanajuato) (194 km / 121 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
8 km (5 mi) NNW of Plan de los Hernandez (pop: 33) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (18 mi) NE of Pantla (pop: 3,920) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (18 mi) ENE of Lagunillas (pop: 1,410) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (20 mi) NNE of Ixtapa Zihuatanejo (pop: 67,400) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (21 mi) N of Colonia Aeropuerto (Zihuatanejo de Azueta) (pop: 1,620) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (24 mi) E of La Union (pop: 3,240) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) NNW of Petatlan (Petatlán) (pop: 21,700) --> See nearby quakes!
53 km (33 mi) SE of Coahuayutla de Guerrero (pop: 1,470) --> See nearby quakes!
210 km (131 mi) W of Chilpancingo (pop: 187,300) --> See nearby quakes!
297 km (184 mi) SW of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 1010 joules (24.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 21.3 tons of TNT) More info
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