Moderate mag. 4.7 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 43 km south of Marquelia, Guerrero, Mexico, on Friday, 2 March 2018 at 04:37 (GMT)
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Moderate magnitude 4.7 earthquake at 16 km depth
Date & time: 2 Mar 2018 04:37:36 UTC
Depth: 16.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.2°N / 98.89°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
38 km (24 mi) SW of Tierra Colorada (pop: 812) --> See nearby quakes!
43 km (27 mi) S of Marquelia (pop: 6,550) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (29 mi) SSE of Copala (pop: 6,620) --> See nearby quakes!
59 km (37 mi) WSW of Cuajinicuilapa (pop: 10,300) --> See nearby quakes!
63 km (39 mi) SSE of Cruz Grande (pop: 11,800) --> See nearby quakes!
75 km (47 mi) SW of Ometepec (pop: 24,100) --> See nearby quakes!
85 km (53 mi) SE of San Marcos (pop: 13,300) --> See nearby quakes!
88 km (55 mi) SSE of Ayutla de los Libres (pop: 15,400) --> See nearby quakes!
91 km (56 mi) W of Pinotepa Nacional (pop: 29,600) --> See nearby quakes!
360 km (224 mi) S of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 1011 joules (197 megawatt hours, equivalent to 169 tons of TNT) More info
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