Mag. 4.2 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 10.3 km southeast of Acapulco de Juarez, Guerrero, Mexico, on Tuesday, 17 December 2019 at 00:05 (GMT) -
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Light magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 4 km depth
17 Dec 00:28 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 22 minutes.
Depth: 4.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.77°N / 99.86°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
9 km (5 mi) WSW of Fraccionamiento Campestre de la Laguna (pop: 163) --> See nearby quakes!
10 km (6 mi) SSE of Acapulco de Juarez (pop: 673,500) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) SSE of Bajos del Ejido (pop: 6,170) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) SSW of Kilometro 30 (Centro) (pop: 6,300) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (22 mi) SE of Coyuca de Benitez (Coyuca de Benítez) (pop: 13,600) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) W of San Marcos (pop: 13,300) --> See nearby quakes!
56 km (35 mi) SW of Tierra Colorada (pop: 11,500) --> See nearby quakes!
68 km (42 mi) WSW of Tecoanapa (pop: 4,270) --> See nearby quakes!
77 km (48 mi) ESE of San Jeronimo de Juarez (San Jerónimo de Juárez) (pop: 7,200) --> See nearby quakes!
306 km (190 mi) SSW of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
8 km (5 mi) SE of La Roqueta Island --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 1011 joules (35 megawatt hours, equivalent to 30.1 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.2||4 km||Offshore Guerrero, Mexico||EMSC|
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