Mag. 3.5 earthquake - Guerrero, Mexico, on Wednesday, 18 September 2019 at 17:40 (GMT) -
Minor magnitude 3.5 earthquake at 45 km depth
19 Sep 01:56 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 8 hours.
Depth: 45.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.08°N / 98.38°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Popocatépetl (218 km / 135 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
18 km (11 mi) NNE of Barrio de Hoja Dura (Arroyo Chimalapa) (Metlatónoc) (pop: 174)
19 km (12 mi) NNE of Chimalapa (Chacalapa) (pop: 733)
29 km (18 mi) N of San Cristobal (pop: 1,300)
31 km (19 mi) NNW of Tlacoachistlahuaca (pop: 4,360)
43 km (27 mi) N of Ometepec (pop: 24,100)
48 km (30 mi) W of Putla Villa de Guerrero (pop: 9,490)
56 km (35 mi) SSE of Tlapa de Comonfort (Tlapa) (pop: 47,000)
273 km (170 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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