Mag. 4.0 earthquake - GUERRERO, MEXICO, on Tuesday, 11 September 2018 at 19:28 (GMT)
Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 47 km depth
11 Sep 19:47 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 19 minutes.
Depth: 47.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.07°N / 99.75°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Nevado de Toluca (227 km / 141 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
5 km (3 mi) SW of Xaltianguis (Centro) (pop: 6,930)
9 km (5 mi) NNE of Kilómetro 30 (Centro) (pop: 6,300)
12 km (7 mi) WNW of Dos Arroyos (Acapulco de Juárez) (pop: 1,850)
17 km (11 mi) E of Platanillo (Coyuca de Benítez) (pop: 1,780)
26 km (16 mi) WSW of Tierra Colorada (pop: 10,200)
30 km (19 mi) NE of Acapulco de Juarez (pop: 673,500)
59 km (37 mi) SSW of Chilpancingo (pop: 187,300)
270 km (168 mi) SSW of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 1010 joules (17.5 megawatt hours, equivalent to 15.1 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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