Mag. 3.8 earthquake - Guerrero, Mexico, on Tuesday, 13 August 2019 at 08:42 (GMT) -
Minor magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 56 km depth
13 Aug 15:28 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 7 hours.
Depth: 56.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.76°N / 99.25°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Chichinautzin (147 km / 91 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
0 km (0 mi) W of La Esperanza (pop: 2,310)
10 km (6 mi) NW of Zitlala (Guerrero) (pop: 6,070)
18 km (11 mi) NE of Atliaca (Guerrero) (pop: 6,770)
18 km (11 mi) SSE of San Juan Totolcintla (Mártir de Cuilapan, Guerrero) (pop: 2,330)
20 km (12 mi) NNW of Chilapa de Álvarez (Guerrero) (pop: 23,700)
36 km (22 mi) NE of Chilpancingo (Guerrero) (pop: 165,300)
123 km (76 mi) NE of Acapulco de Juárez (Guerrero) (pop: 652,100)
186 km (116 mi) S of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 1010 joules (8.78 megawatt hours, equivalent to 7.56 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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