Light mag. 3.7 earthquake - 6 km west of Cuajinicuilapa, Guerrero, Mexico, on Thursday, 2 August 2018 at 21:21 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 3.7 earthquake at 24 km depth
2 Aug 21:42 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 21 minutes.
Date & time: 2 Aug 2018 21:21:26 UTC
Depth: 24.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.47°N / 98.47°W (Cuajinicuilapa, Guerrero, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
4 km (3 mi) S of Barajillas (Barajilla) (Cuajinicuilapa) (pop: 759) --> See nearby quakes!
6 km (4 mi) W of Cuajinicuilapa (pop: 10,300) --> See nearby quakes!
8 km (5 mi) NE of San Nicolas (pop: 3,270) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (16 mi) SE of Juchitan (pop: 3,350) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (16 mi) SSW of Ometepec (pop: 24,100) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) SW of Huixtepec (pop: 3,370) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) ESE of Marquelia (pop: 6,550) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) WNW of Pinotepa Nacional (Oaxaca) (pop: 29,600) --> See nearby quakes!
163 km (101 mi) SE of Chilpancingo (pop: 187,300) --> See nearby quakes!
336 km (209 mi) SSE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 2.2 x 1010 joules (6.22 megawatt hours, equivalent to 5.35 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.7||24 km||GUERRERO, MEXICO||EMSC|
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