Mag. 4.3 earthquake - Guerrero, Mexico, on Sunday, 18 August 2019 at 12:51 (GMT) -
Light magnitude 4.3 earthquake at 53 km depth
18 Aug 13:12 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 20 minutes.
Depth: 53.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.16°N / 100.34°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Nevado de Toluca (122 km / 76 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
2 km (1 mi) SSW of El Remance (San Miguel Totolapan, Guerrero) (pop: 669)
3 km (2 mi) W of Villa Hidalgo (El Cubo) (San Miguel Totolapan, Guerrero) (pop: 1,280)
14 km (8 mi) SSE of San José Poliutla (Tlapehuala, Guerrero) (pop: 3,090)
16 km (10 mi) ENE of La Laja (Ajuchitlán del Progreso, Guerrero) (pop: 849)
18 km (11 mi) ESE of San Jeronimo el Grande (Ajuchitlán del Progreso, Guerrero) (pop: 1,470)
19 km (12 mi) SSW of Arcelia (Guerrero) (pop: 16,900)
189 km (118 mi) SW of Iztapalapa (Mexico City) (pop: 1,815,800)
190 km (118 mi) SW of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 1011 joules (49.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 42.5 tons of TNT) More info
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