Mag. 3.8 earthquake - Morelos, Mexico, on Saturday, 14 September 2019 at 19:44 (GMT) -
Minor magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 15 km depth
14 Sep 19:57 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 12 minutes.
Depth: 15.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.86°N / 98.96°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Chichinautzin (30 km / 19 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
6 km (4 mi) NNW of Cuautla (Morelos) (pop: 154,400)
6 km (4 mi) S of Oaxtepec (pop: 6,990)
10 km (6 mi) WSW of Yecapixtla (Morelos) (pop: 16,800)
17 km (11 mi) SSE of Tlalnepantla (pop: 3,870)
17 km (11 mi) E of Independencia (pop: 7,280)
28 km (17 mi) E of Temixco (Morelos) (pop: 97,800)
56 km (35 mi) SSE of Iztapalapa (Mexico City) (pop: 1,815,800)
66 km (41 mi) SSE 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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