Mag. 3.6 earthquake - Guerrero, Mexico, on Wednesday, 17 April 2019 at 08:27 (GMT)
Minor magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 31 km depth
17 Apr 13:42 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 5 hours.
Depth: 31.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.98°N / 98.91°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Popocatépetl (229 km / 142 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
20 km (12 mi) E of Ayutla de los Libres (pop: 15,400)
22 km (14 mi) NNW of Miahuichan (pop: 761)
25 km (16 mi) ESE of Acalmani (pop: 940)
37 km (23 mi) NE of Cruz Grande (pop: 11,800)
37 km (23 mi) E of Tecoanapa (pop: 4,270)
45 km (28 mi) NNW of Marquelia (pop: 6,870)
90 km (56 mi) SE of Chilpancingo (pop: 187,300)
273 km (170 mi) S of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 1.6 x 1010 joules (4.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 3.79 tons of TNT) More info
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