Mag. 4.0 earthquake - El Veladero, 10.1 km north of Acapulco de Juarez, Guerrero, Mexico, on Tuesday, 29 May 2018 at 05:05 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 28 km depth
29 May 05:29 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 23 minutes.
Depth: 28.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.94°N / 99.91°W (El Veladero, Guerrero, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Nevado de Toluca (242 km / 150 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) WNW of El Veladero (Veladero Morelos) (pop: 735) --> See nearby quakes!
10 km (6 mi) N of Acapulco de Juarez (pop: 673,500) --> See nearby quakes!
10 km (6 mi) ESE of El Embarcadero (pop: 1,370) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (9 mi) SSE of Tixtlancingo (pop: 3,640) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (9 mi) WSW of Kilometro 30 (Centro) (pop: 6,300) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) NW of Tres Palos (pop: 5,000) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (13 mi) ESE of Coyuca de Benitez (Coyuca de Benítez) (pop: 13,600) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) SW of Xaltianguis (Centro) (pop: 6,970) --> See nearby quakes!
63 km (39 mi) ESE of Atoyac de Alvarez (Atoyac de Álvarez) (pop: 21,400) --> See nearby quakes!
289 km (179 mi) SSW 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||28 km||GUERRERO, MEXICO||EMSC|
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