Mag. 4.0 earthquake - Guerrero, Mexico, on Saturday, 23 March 2019 at 06:09 (GMT)
Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 44 km depth
23 Mar 06:31 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 22 minutes.
Depth: 44.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.01°N / 98.8°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Popocatépetl (225 km / 140 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
23 km (14 mi) N of Miahuichan (pop: 761)
32 km (20 mi) E of Ayutla de los Libres (pop: 15,400)
37 km (23 mi) NW of Azoyu (Azoyú) (pop: 4,210)
47 km (29 mi) NE of Cruz Grande (pop: 11,800)
55 km (34 mi) NW of Ometepec (pop: 24,100)
64 km (40 mi) SSW of Tlapa de Comonfort (Tlapa) (pop: 47,000)
119 km (74 mi) E of Acapulco de Juarez (pop: 673,500)
271 km (169 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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