Mag. 3.6 earthquake - Guerrero, Mexico, on Sunday, 18 August 2019 at 21:50 (GMT) -
Minor magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 57 km depth
19 Aug 03:06 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 5 hours.
Depth: 57.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.25°N / 100.25°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Nevado de Toluca (109 km / 68 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
6 km (4 mi) SE of Reforma de Lázaro Cárdenas (El Aterrizaje) (Arcelia, Guerrero) (pop: 612)
8 km (5 mi) SSE of Arcelia (Guerrero) (pop: 16,900)
13 km (8 mi) N of Valle Galeana (El Tamarindo) (Arcelia, Guerrero) (pop: 595)
15 km (9 mi) E of San José Poliutla (Tlapehuala, Guerrero) (pop: 3,090)
17 km (11 mi) WSW of Ixcatepec (pop: 442)
18 km (11 mi) NE of San Miguel Totolapan (Guerrero) (pop: 4,320)
131 km (82 mi) SSW of Toluca (Mexico) (pop: 489,300)
176 km (110 mi) SW of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
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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