Mag. 4.0 earthquake - Guerrero, Mexico, on Thursday, 16 May 2019 at 01:21 (GMT)
Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 39 km depth
16 May 01:41 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 21 minutes.
Depth: 39.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.1°N / 99.69°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Nevado de Toluca (223 km / 139 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) E of Xaltianguis (Centro) (pop: 6,930)
15 km (9 mi) S of Ciruelar (pop: 317)
15 km (9 mi) NE of Kilometro 30 (Centro) (pop: 6,300)
19 km (12 mi) WSW of Tierra Colorada (pop: 11,500)
34 km (21 mi) ENE of Bajos del Ejido (pop: 6,170)
36 km (23 mi) NE of Acapulco de Juarez (pop: 673,500)
54 km (33 mi) SSW of Chilpancingo (pop: 187,300)
266 km (165 mi) SSW 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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