Mag. 3.5 earthquake - Guerrero, Mexico, on Monday, 12 August 2019 at 07:29 (GMT) -
Minor magnitude 3.5 earthquake at 45 km depth
12 Aug 13:12 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 6 hours.
Depth: 45.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.16°N / 99.78°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Nevado de Toluca (217 km / 135 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
10 km (6 mi) NW of Xaltianguis (Centro) (pop: 6,930)
12 km (8 mi) SE of Santa Rosa de Lima (pop: 552)
14 km (9 mi) SW of Ciruelar (pop: 317)
18 km (11 mi) N of Kilometro 30 (Centro) (pop: 6,300)
27 km (17 mi) W of Tierra Colorada (pop: 11,500)
37 km (23 mi) NNE of Acapulco de Juarez (pop: 673,500)
52 km (32 mi) SSW of Chilpancingo (pop: 187,300)
262 km (163 mi) SSW of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 1.1 x 1010 joules (3.12 megawatt hours, equivalent to 2.68 tons of TNT) More info
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