Mag. 3.3 earthquake - Guerrero, Mexico, on Wednesday, 21 August 2019 at 08:24 (GMT) -
Minor magnitude 3.3 earthquake at 45 km depth
21 Aug 13:22 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 5 hours.
Depth: 45.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.06°N / 98.85°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Popocatépetl (220 km / 137 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
28 km (17 mi) SW of Malinaltepec (Guerrero) (pop: 1,190)
28 km (18 mi) ENE of Ayutla de los Libres (Guerrero) (pop: 15,400)
29 km (18 mi) E of Acalmani (Guerrero) (pop: 940)
29 km (18 mi) N of Miahuichan (Guerrero) (pop: 761)
48 km (30 mi) NE of Cruz Grande (Guerrero) (pop: 11,800)
61 km (38 mi) SSW of Tlapa de Comonfort (Tlapa, Guerrero) (pop: 47,000)
115 km (72 mi) ENE of Acapulco de Juarez (Guerrero) (pop: 673,500)
265 km (165 mi) S of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 5.6 x 109 joules (1.56 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.34 tons of TNT) More info
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