Mag. 4.1 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 27 km south of Atoyac de Alvarez, Guerrero, Mexico, on Thursday, 20 December 2018 at 03:12 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 27 km depth
20 Dec 03:31 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 19 minutes.
Depth: 27.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.97°N / 100.36°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Nevado de Toluca (246 km / 153 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
9 km (6 mi) SW of Pozuelo (pop: 35) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (11 mi) S of Cacalutla (pop: 2,010) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) SE of Hacienda de Cabañas (pop: 2,010) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) SSE of Atoyac de Alvarez (Atoyac de Álvarez) (pop: 21,400) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) W of Coyuca de Benitez (Coyuca de Benítez) (pop: 13,600) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (23 mi) SW of Tepetixtla (pop: 3,640) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) SE of Técpan de Galeana (pop: 15,100) --> See nearby quakes!
41 km (26 mi) W of Bajos del Ejido (pop: 6,170) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) WNW of Acapulco de Juarez (pop: 673,500) --> See nearby quakes!
303 km (188 mi) SSW of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
51 km (32 mi) WNW of La Roqueta Island --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 1010 joules (24.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 21.3 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.1||27 km||OFFSHORE GUERRERO, MEXICO||EMSC|
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