Mag. 4.2 earthquake - 1.5 km north of Las Piñas, Técpan de Galeana, Guerrero, Mexico, on Monday, 31 December 2018 at 11:31 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 52 km depth
31 Dec 11:51 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 20 minutes.
Depth: 52.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.41°N / 100.82°W (El Pital, Guerrero, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Nevado de Toluca (220 km / 137 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
1 km (1 mi) N of Las Piñas (pop: 17) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (11 mi) NNE of San Luis San Pedro (pop: 4,240) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) NNW of Nuxco (pop: 1,990) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (16 mi) ENE of Papanoa (pop: 3,510) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) NW of Técpan de Galeana (pop: 15,100) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) WNW of Atoyac de Alvarez (Atoyac de Álvarez) (pop: 21,400) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) ESE of Petatlan (Petatlán) (pop: 21,700) --> See nearby quakes!
51 km (32 mi) NW of Hacienda de Cabañas (pop: 2,010) --> See nearby quakes!
140 km (87 mi) W of Chilpancingo (pop: 187,300) --> See nearby quakes!
287 km (178 mi) SW of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 1011 joules (35 megawatt hours, equivalent to 30.1 tons of TNT) More info
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