Mag. 3.3 earthquake - Guerrero, Mexico, on Wednesday, 14 August 2019 at 20:15 (GMT) -
Minor magnitude 3.3 earthquake at 43 km depth
15 Aug 02:48 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 7 hours.
Depth: 43.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.07°N / 99.47°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Chichinautzin (226 km / 140 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
4 km (3 mi) N of Chacalapa de Bravos (San Marcos, Guerrero) (pop: 946)
4 km (3 mi) ESE of La Palma (Juan R. Escudero, Guerrero) (pop: 1,600)
14 km (9 mi) WSW of El Terrero (pop: 1,060)
15 km (9 mi) NNW of Llano Grande (San Marcos, Guerrero) (pop: 1,350)
16 km (10 mi) WNW of Xalpatláhuac (Guerrero) (pop: 3,670)
18 km (11 mi) SSE of Julián Blanco (Dos Caminos) (pop: 1,960)
53 km (33 mi) ENE of Acapulco de Juarez (Guerrero) (pop: 673,500)
265 km (165 mi) S of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 5.6 x 109 joules (1.56 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.34 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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