Mag. 3.6 earthquake - Guerrero, Mexico, on Tuesday, 20 August 2019 at 04:52 (GMT) -
Minor magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 57 km depth
20 Aug 13:10 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 8 hours.
Depth: 57.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.84°N / 99.35°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Chichinautzin (140 km / 87 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
11 km (7 mi) ENE of Tlanipatla (pop: 1,280)
16 km (10 mi) SE of San Agustin Oapan (pop: 1,910)
21 km (13 mi) N of Atliaca (pop: 6,000)
24 km (15 mi) NW of Zitlala (pop: 6,070)
28 km (17 mi) NE of Zumpango del Rio (Zumpango del Río) (pop: 24,700)
33 km (20 mi) NW of Chilapa de Alvarez (Chilapa de Álvarez) (pop: 31,200)
36 km (22 mi) NNE of Chilpancingo (pop: 187,300)
178 km (111 mi) S 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) More info
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