Moderate mag. 4.9 earthquake - Los Hoyos, 6.6 km southwest of Cuajinicuilapa, Guerrero, Mexico, on Tuesday, 20 March 2018 at 17:46 (GMT)

This quake was likely an aftershock of the 7.0 quake Santiago Ixtayutla, 13 km southwest of Llano Tigre, Mexico, 16 February 2018 23:39 GMT, which had occurred 5 weeks earlier.
Moderate mag. 4.9 earthquake - Los Hoyos, 6.6 km southwest of Cuajinicuilapa, Guerrero, Mexico, on Tuesday, 20 March 2018 at 17:46 (GMT)

Moderate magnitude 4.9 earthquake at 10 km depth

Date & time: 20 Mar 2018 17:46:58 UTC
Magnitude: 4.9
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.42°N / 98.44°W (Los Hoyos, Guerrero, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
7 km (4 mi) SSW of Cuajinicuilapa (pop: 10,300) --> See nearby quakes!
8 km (5 mi) E of San Nicolas (pop: 3,270) --> See nearby quakes!
12 km (7 mi) NW of Santo Domingo Armenta (Oaxaca) (pop: 2,580) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) SE of El Pitahayo (pop: 1,620) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (18 mi) SSW of Huixtepec (pop: 3,370) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (19 mi) S of Ometepec (pop: 24,100) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) WNW of Pinotepa Nacional (Oaxaca) (pop: 29,600) --> See nearby quakes!
92 km (57 mi) SE of Ayutla de los Libres (pop: 15,400) --> See nearby quakes!
169 km (105 mi) SE of Chilpancingo (pop: 187,300) --> See nearby quakes!
342 km (213 mi) SSE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GFZ (German Research Centre for Geosciences)
Estimated released energy: 1.4 x 1012 joules (392 megawatt hours, equivalent to 338 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 4.910 kmNear Coast of Guerrero, MexicoGFZ

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Ecatepec de Morelos (Mexico, 356 km NW of epicenter) : Movimiento leve pero perceptible. (reported through EMSC)
Bei Ni Tuo You Lei Si (Mexico, 337 km NW of epicenter) : se movieron las lamparas y no sono la alerta crei que yo era la que estaba mal (reported through EMSC)
Ciudad de México (Mexico, 343 km NW of epicenter) : Movimiento casi imperceptible. Ligero movimiento de objetos colgantes. (reported through EMSC)
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