Moderate mag. 4.0 earthquake - Ometepec, 8.8 km southeast of Talapilla, Azoyu, Guerrero, Mexico, on Friday, 8 June 2018 at 09:17 (GMT)
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Moderate magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 5 km depth
8 Jun 09:46 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 30 minutes.
Date & time: 8 Jun 2018 09:17:03 UTC
Depth: 5.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.59°N / 98.45°W (Ometepec, Guerrero, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
1 km (1 mi) NNW of Las Palmas (Santa María Zacatepec) (pop: 48) --> See nearby quakes!
10 km (7 mi) NE of El Pitahayo (pop: 1,620) --> See nearby quakes!
12 km (7 mi) SSW of Ometepec (pop: 24,100) --> See nearby quakes!
13 km (8 mi) ESE of Huehuetan (pop: 1,910) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (8 mi) NNW of Cuajinicuilapa (pop: 10,300) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (11 mi) WSW of Huixtepec (pop: 3,370) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) SW of Zacoalpan (pop: 4,900) --> See nearby quakes!
51 km (31 mi) WNW of Pinotepa Nacional (Oaxaca) (pop: 29,600) --> See nearby quakes!
155 km (96 mi) SE of Chilpancingo (pop: 187,300) --> See nearby quakes!
324 km (201 mi) SSE 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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