Minor mag. 3.6 earthquake - Guerrero, Mexico on Friday, 16 August 2019
17 Aug 01:38 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 6 hours.
Depth: 61.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.89°N / 99.97°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Nevado de Toluca (137 km / 85 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
2 km (1 mi) SW of El Naranjo (La Barranca Honda) (pop: 0)
6 km (4 mi) NW of Tecomaxúchitl del Norte (pop: 200)
7 km (4 mi) NW of Paso del Molino (pop: 100)
189 km (117 mi) SW of Iztapalapa (pop: 1,820,900)
193 km (120 mi) SW of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
196 km (122 mi) SW of Ciudad Nezahualcoyotl (pop: 1,232,200)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 1.6 x 1010 joules (4.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 3.79 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Fri, 16 Aug 19:49 UTC||M 3.6 / 61 km||Guerrero, Mexico||EMSC|
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