Mag. 4.1 earthquake - Guerrero, Mexico, on Saturday, 17 August 2019 at 15:45 (GMT) -
Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 53 km depth
17 Aug 16:07 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 22 minutes.
Depth: 53.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.12°N / 99.48°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Chichinautzin (113 km / 70 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
17 km (11 mi) N of Ameyaltepec (Guerrero) (pop: 951)
19 km (12 mi) S of Tepecoacuilco de Trujano (Guerrero) (pop: 5,920)
25 km (15 mi) NNE of Mezcala (Guerrero) (pop: 3,760)
26 km (16 mi) SW of Ciudad de Huitzuco (Huitzuco, Guerrero) (pop: 17,500)
26 km (16 mi) SSE of Iguala de la Independencia (Guerrero) (pop: 118,500)
50 km (31 mi) SSE of Taxco (Guerrero) (pop: 52,200)
144 km (90 mi) SSW of Iztapalapa (Mexico City) (pop: 1,815,800)
150 km (93 mi) SSW of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 1010 joules (24.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 21.3 tons of TNT) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
|M 4.1||53 km||Guerrero, Mexico||EMSC|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.