Mag. 4.0 earthquake - Santiago de la Unión, 9.6 km northeast of Atoyac de Alvarez, Guerrero, Mexico, on Tuesday, 15 January 2019 at 21:34 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 30 km depth
15 Jan 22:01 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 26 minutes.
Depth: 30.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.24°N / 100.35°W (Santiago de la Unión, Guerrero, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Nevado de Toluca (217 km / 135 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
2 km (1 mi) SSE of San Andrés de la Cruz (pop: 828) --> See nearby quakes!
10 km (6 mi) ENE of Atoyac de Alvarez (Atoyac de Álvarez) (pop: 21,400) --> See nearby quakes!
13 km (8 mi) N of Cacalutla (pop: 2,010) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (13 mi) NE of Hacienda de Cabañas (pop: 2,010) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (15 mi) W of Tepetixtla (pop: 3,640) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (16 mi) NNW of El Papayo (pop: 2,250) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (19 mi) E of Técpan de Galeana (pop: 15,100) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (24 mi) NW of Coyuca de Benitez (Coyuca de Benítez) (pop: 13,600) --> See nearby quakes!
64 km (40 mi) NW of Acapulco de Juarez (pop: 673,500) --> See nearby quakes!
276 km (171 mi) SSW of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
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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|M 4.0||30 km||GUERRERO, MEXICO||EMSC|
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