Moderate mag. 4.5 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 6.4 km south of Marquelia, Guerrero, Mexico, on Friday, 4 May 2018 at 15:16 (GMT)
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Moderate magnitude 4.5 earthquake at 10 km depth
Date & time: 4 May 2018 15:16:59 UTC
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.53°N / 98.84°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
4 km (3 mi) SW of La Bocana (pop: 164) --> See nearby quakes!
12 km (7 mi) W of Barra de Tecoanapa (pop: 1,160) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (11 mi) ESE of Copala (pop: 6,620) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) WSW of Juchitan (pop: 3,350) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (19 mi) SE of Cuautepec (pop: 3,570) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) SE of Cruz Grande (pop: 11,800) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (29 mi) W of Cuajinicuilapa (pop: 10,300) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (31 mi) WSW of Ometepec (pop: 24,100) --> See nearby quakes!
55 km (34 mi) SSE of Ayutla de los Libres (pop: 15,400) --> See nearby quakes!
324 km (201 mi) S of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GFZ (German Research Centre for Geosciences)
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 1011 joules (98.6 megawatt hours, equivalent to 84.8 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.5||10 km||Near Coast of Guerrero, Mexico||GFZ|
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