Mag. 4.0 earthquake - GUERRERO, MEXICO, on Tuesday, 25 December 2018 at 23:25 (GMT)
Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 37 km depth
25 Dec 23:41 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 16 minutes.
Depth: 37.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.91°N / 99.34°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Chichinautzin (242 km / 150 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
4 km (3 mi) SSW of Huamuchapa (Tecoanapa) (pop: 2,840)
13 km (8 mi) ESE of Las Cruces (San Marcos) (pop: 1,700)
17 km (10 mi) SW of Buenavista de Allende (pop: 1,840)
20 km (13 mi) NW of Las Vigas (San Marcos) (pop: 4,500)
27 km (17 mi) WSW of Ayutla de los Libres (pop: 15,400)
31 km (19 mi) NW of Cruz Grande (pop: 11,800)
61 km (38 mi) E of Acapulco de Juarez (pop: 673,500)
281 km (175 mi) S 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) More info
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