Mag. 4.1 earthquake - GUERRERO, MEXICO, on Wednesday, 16 January 2019 at 08:09 (GMT)
Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 40 km depth
16 Jan 08:26 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 16 minutes.
Depth: 40.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.84°N / 98.54°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Popocatépetl (243 km / 151 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
5 km (3 mi) WSW of San José Buenavista (Igualapa) (pop: 633)
13 km (8 mi) SW of Barrio de Hoja Dura (Arroyo Chimalapa) (Metlatónoc) (pop: 174)
14 km (8 mi) NNE of Azoyu (Azoyú) (pop: 4,210)
17 km (10 mi) NW of Acatepec (pop: 3,300)
26 km (16 mi) W of Tlacoachistlahuaca (pop: 4,360)
26 km (16 mi) NNE of Juchitan (pop: 3,350)
130 km (80 mi) SE of Chilpancingo (pop: 187,300)
295 km (183 mi) SSE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: EMSC
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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