Mag. 3.5 earthquake - Guerrero, Mexico, on Tuesday, 17 September 2019 at 05:49 (GMT) -
Minor magnitude 3.5 earthquake at 53 km depth
17 Sep 14:08 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 8 hours.
Depth: 53.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.86°N / 98.77°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Popocatépetl (130 km / 81 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
6 km (4 mi) ESE of Zolapa (pop: 18)
10 km (6 mi) W of San Antonio Coyahuacan (pop: 1,670)
10 km (6 mi) NNW of Olinala (Olinalá) (pop: 5,790)
23 km (14 mi) WNW of Huamuxtitlan (Huamuxtitlán) (pop: 6,060)
30 km (19 mi) W of Xochihuehuetlan (Xochihuehuetlán) (pop: 4,860)
41 km (25 mi) NNW of Tlapa de Comonfort (Tlapa) (pop: 47,000)
144 km (89 mi) SSW of Puebla City (pop: 1,434,100)
178 km (111 mi) SSE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 1.1 x 1010 joules (3.12 megawatt hours, equivalent to 2.68 tons of TNT) More info
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