Mag. 4.0 earthquake - Guerrero, Mexico, on Wednesday, 4 September 2019 at 14:32 (GMT) -

Mag. 4.0 earthquake  - Guerrero, Mexico, on Wednesday, 4 September 2019 at 14:32 (GMT)

Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 5 km depth

4 Sep 14:57 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 25 minutes.
Date & time: 4 Sep 2019 02:32:38 UTC -
Magnitude: 4.0
Depth: 5.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.23°N / 99.64°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Nevado de Toluca (98 km / 61 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
17 km (10 mi) SW of Iguala de la Independencia (pop: 118,500)
20 km (12 mi) WSW of Tepecoacuilco de Trujano (pop: 6,300)
29 km (18 mi) ESE of Teloloapan (Centro) (pop: 23,500)
33 km (20 mi) ENE of Apaxtla de Castrejon (Centro) (pop: 7,040)
33 km (21 mi) WSW of Ciudad de Huitzuco (Huitzuco) (pop: 17,500)
36 km (23 mi) S of Taxco (pop: 52,200)
139 km (86 mi) SSW of Iztapalapa (pop: 1,815,800)
144 km (89 mi) SSW of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 1010 joules (17.5 megawatt hours, equivalent to 15.1 tons of TNT) More info
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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 4.05 kmGuerrero, MexicoEMSC

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Atizapán de Zaragoza (157.7 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : Estaba tendiendo la litera y cuando toque el tubo sentí que vibraba al igual que un espejo que está pegado al tubo. Y eso no pasa normalmente, ni porque mueva la litera se comporta así. (reported through our app)
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