Light mag. 4.0 earthquake - Cortijos, Oaxaca, 4.9 km south of El Pitahayo, Cuajinicuilapa, Guerrero, Mexico, on Thursday, 2 November 2017 at 17:36 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 26 km depth
2 Nov 17:54 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 17 minutes.
Date & time: 2 Nov 2017 17:36:59 UTC
Depth: 26.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.49°N / 98.54°W (Cortijos, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) NNE of El Cacalote (Guerrero) (pop: 117) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (8 mi) W of Cuajinicuilapa (Guerrero) (pop: 10,300) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) SE of Juchitan (Guerrero) (pop: 3,350) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (15 mi) NW of Santo Domingo Armenta (pop: 2,580) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) SSW of Ometepec (Guerrero) (pop: 24,100) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (17 mi) SSE of Azoyu (Azoyú, Guerrero) (pop: 4,210) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (19 mi) ESE of Marquelia (Guerrero) (pop: 6,550) --> See nearby quakes!
55 km (34 mi) WNW of Pinotepa Nacional (pop: 29,600) --> See nearby quakes!
204 km (127 mi) WSW of Oaxaca City (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
333 km (207 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||26 km||GUERRERO, MEXICO||EMSC|
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User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.