Mag. 4.2 earthquake - Guerrero, Mexico, on Monday, 19 August 2019 at 05:42 (GMT) -
Light magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 59 km depth
19 Aug 06:01 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 19 minutes.
Depth: 59.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.6°N / 98.55°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Popocatépetl (158 km / 98 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
7 km (4 mi) NNE of Tlapa de Comonfort (Tlapa) (pop: 47,000)
23 km (14 mi) S of Huamuxtitlan (Huamuxtitlán) (pop: 6,060)
28 km (18 mi) SE of Olinala (Olinalá) (pop: 5,790)
32 km (20 mi) SSE of San Antonio Coyahuacan (pop: 1,670)
35 km (22 mi) S of Xochihuehuetlan (Xochihuehuetlán) (pop: 4,860)
66 km (41 mi) E of Chilapa de Alvarez (Chilapa de Álvarez) (pop: 31,200)
101 km (63 mi) E of Chilpancingo (pop: 187,300)
212 km (132 mi) SSE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 1011 joules (35 megawatt hours, equivalent to 30.1 tons of TNT) More info
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