Minor mag. 3.4 earthquake - Guerrero, Mexico on Saturday, 17 August 2019
18 Aug 02:24 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 9 hours.
Depth: 15.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.47°N / 98.59°W (Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
1 km (1 mi) S of Altos de Baraña (pop: 100)
2 km (1 mi) W of El Carrizo (Rancho de Fausto Mendoza) (pop: 100)
3 km (2 mi) SE of Maldonado (pop: 900)
147 km (91 mi) SE of Acapulco de Juárez (pop: 652,100)
155 km (96 mi) SE of Chilpancingo (pop: 165,300)
334 km (208 mi) S of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 7.9 x 109 joules (2.21 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.9 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Sat, 17 Aug 17:02 UTC||M 3.4 / 15 km||Guerrero, Mexico||EMSC|
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