Mag. 3.7 earthquake - Guerrero, Mexico, on Saturday, 31 August 2019 at 07:37 (GMT) -
Minor magnitude 3.7 earthquake at 30 km depth
31 Aug 13:22 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 6 hours.
Depth: 30.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.89°N / 98.58°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Popocatépetl (237 km / 147 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
8 km (5 mi) S of Buena Vista (Guerrero) (pop: 2,320)
12 km (7 mi) NNE of Cuanacaxtitlán (pop: 3,120)
14 km (9 mi) NW of Quetzalapa (Igualapa, Guerrero) (pop: 1,640)
18 km (11 mi) ESE of El Potrerillo (Potrerillo del Rincón) (pop: 1,460)
21 km (13 mi) SE of Iliatenco (Guerrero) (pop: 1,710)
29 km (18 mi) NW of Ometepec (Guerrero) (pop: 24,100)
142 km (88 mi) E of Acapulco de Juarez (Guerrero) (pop: 673,500)
288 km (179 mi) SSE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 2.2 x 1010 joules (6.22 megawatt hours, equivalent to 5.35 tons of TNT) More info
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