Mag. 4.0 earthquake - GUERRERO, MEXICO, on Thursday, 17 January 2019 at 11:04 (GMT)
Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 46 km depth
17 Jan 11:26 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 22 minutes.
Depth: 46.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.11°N / 99.2°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Chichinautzin (219 km / 136 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
8 km (5 mi) NE of Los Tepetates (Ayutla de los Libres) (pop: 1,850)
9 km (6 mi) WNW of Acalmani (pop: 940)
20 km (12 mi) NW of Ayutla de los Libres (pop: 15,400)
20 km (12 mi) NE of El Pericon (Tecoanapa) (pop: 1,840)
35 km (22 mi) E of Tierra Colorada (pop: 11,500)
59 km (37 mi) SE of Chilpancingo (pop: 187,300)
81 km (50 mi) ENE of Acapulco de Juarez (pop: 673,500)
258 km (160 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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