Mag. 4.5 earthquake - Guerrero, Mexico, on Wednesday, 3 July 2019 at 06:09 (GMT)

Mag. 4.5 earthquake  - Guerrero, Mexico, on Wednesday, 3 July 2019 at 06:09 (GMT)

Light magnitude 4.5 earthquake at 81 km depth

3 Jul 06:22 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 13 minutes.
Date & time: 3 Jul 2019 06:09:41 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Magnitude: 4.5
Depth: 81.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.1°N / 99.59°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Nevado de Toluca (224 km / 139 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
10 km (6 mi) SW of Tierra Colorada (pop: 11,500)
13 km (8 mi) E of Xaltianguis (Centro) (pop: 6,930)
15 km (9 mi) WNW of Chacalapa de Bravos (pop: 946)
17 km (11 mi) SSE of Ciruelar (pop: 317)
23 km (14 mi) ENE of Kilometro 30 (Centro) (pop: 6,300)
44 km (27 mi) NE of Acapulco de Juarez (pop: 673,500)
51 km (32 mi) S of Chilpancingo (pop: 187,300)
264 km (164 mi) S of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 1011 joules (98.6 megawatt hours, equivalent to 84.8 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 4.581 kmGuerrero, MexicoGFZ
M 4.635 kmGuerrero, MexicoEMSC
M 4.635 km19km SE of Xaltianguis, MexicoUSGS

User reports for this quake (9)

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259.1 km N of epicenter [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : En algunas zonas de la Ciudad de México se sintió! Y en Acapulco se come ya que ahí lo sintieron un poco fuerte y no sonó la alarma sísmica. (reported through our app)
264.6 km N of epicenter [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : Un movimiento repentino sobre la silla del comedor con rueditas, de este a oeste. (reported through our app)
Acapulco, El Diamante (41.8 km SW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : I was waking up by some rocking which lasted for approx. 2-3 secs. and felt like sitting in a train where the train is passing some uneven joint of the tracks. My first time ever that I felt an earthquake (I am living in Germany where earthquakes rarely happen) and I was fascinated and scared both at the same time.
42.2 km SSW of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
34.9 km SW of epicenter [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) (reported through our app)
279.8 km N of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
Gustavo A Madero (Mexico, 280 km N of epicenter) : Feel the earth shake and my building swings (reported through EMSC)
Miguel Hidalgo (Mexico, 276 km N of epicenter) : Débil - Leve en la CDMX (reported through EMSC)
Acapulco de Juárez (Mexico, 36 km SW of epicenter) : Se sintió, como de 4.5 . (reported through EMSC)
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