Mag. 3.4 earthquake - Guerrero, Mexico, on Tuesday, 17 September 2019 at 09:11 (GMT) -
Minor magnitude 3.4 earthquake at 57 km depth
17 Sep 14:08 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 5 hours.
Depth: 57.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.93°N / 98.74°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Popocatépetl (233 km / 145 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) SSW of El Potrerillo (Potrerillo del Rincón) (pop: 1,460)
13 km (8 mi) S of Tilapa (pop: 864)
13 km (8 mi) N of San Luis Acatlán (Guerrero) (pop: 8,280)
15 km (9 mi) WNW of Arroyo Cumiapa (pop: 825)
17 km (11 mi) SW of Cruztomáhuac (pop: 680)
17 km (11 mi) WSW of Buena Vista (Guerrero) (pop: 2,320)
71 km (44 mi) SSW of Tlapa de Comonfort (Tlapa, Guerrero) (pop: 36,900)
281 km (175 mi) S of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 7.9 x 109 joules (2.21 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.9 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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