Mag. 4.0 earthquake - Guerrero, Mexico, on Sunday, 27 October 2019 at 16:58 (GMT) -
Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 15 km depth
27 Oct 17:12 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 14 minutes.
Depth: 15.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.7°N / 101.23°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Zitácuaro-Valle de Bravo (215 km / 134 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
9 km (6 mi) ENE of Murga (pop: 188)
15 km (9 mi) WNW of El Zapotillal (pop: 186)
18 km (11 mi) NNE of Petatlan (Petatlán) (pop: 21,700)
23 km (14 mi) ENE of Los Achotes (pop: 1,160)
35 km (22 mi) E of Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo (pop: 67,400)
43 km (27 mi) E of Barrio Nuevo (pop: 1,730)
109 km (68 mi) ESE of Lazaro Cardenas (pop: 79,200)
293 km (182 mi) SW of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 1010 joules (17.5 megawatt hours, equivalent to 15.1 tons of TNT) More info
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