Mag. 3.8 earthquake - Guerrero, Mexico, on Saturday, 14 September 2019 at 08:45 (GMT) -
Minor magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 31 km depth
14 Sep 15:06 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 6 hours.
Depth: 31.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.96°N / 99.57°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Nevado de Toluca (240 km / 149 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
8 km (5 mi) NNW of Barrio Nuevo de los Muertos (Acapulco de Juárez, Guerrero) (pop: 1,170)
11 km (7 mi) SE of Dos Arroyos (Acapulco de Juárez, Guerrero) (pop: 1,850)
13 km (8 mi) NE of La Concepción (Acapulco de Juárez, Guerrero) (pop: 1,470)
13 km (8 mi) WSW of Las Mesas (San Marcos, Guerrero) (pop: 2,690)
18 km (11 mi) E of Ejido Nuevo (Guerrero) (pop: 2,370)
23 km (14 mi) S of Tierra Colorada (Guerrero) (pop: 11,500)
38 km (24 mi) ENE of Acapulco de Juarez (Guerrero) (pop: 673,500)
279 km (173 mi) S of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 1010 joules (8.78 megawatt hours, equivalent to 7.56 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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