Mag. 4.0 earthquake - GUERRERO, MEXICO, on Sunday, 15 October 2017 at 22:08 (GMT)
Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 55 km depth
15 Oct 22:37 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 29 minutes.
Depth: 55.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.08°N / 100.04°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Nevado de Toluca (118 km / 73 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
13 km (8 mi) WSW of Apaxtla de Castrejón (Centro) (pop: 7,410)
23 km (14 mi) WSW of Cuetzala del Progreso (pop: 2,320)
33 km (20 mi) NNW of Tlacotepec (pop: 6,510)
36 km (23 mi) SSW of Teloloapan (Centro) (pop: 21,200)
37 km (23 mi) SE of Arcelia (pop: 16,900)
60 km (38 mi) WSW of Iguala de la Independencia (pop: 118,500)
175 km (109 mi) SW of Iztapalapa (pop: 1,815,800)
178 km (111 mi) SSW of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 1010 joules (17.5 megawatt hours, equivalent to 15.1 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
|M 4.0||55 km||GUERRERO, MEXICO||EMSC|
User reports for this quake (2)
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.