Mag. 4.1 earthquake - 15 km east of Petatlán, Guerrero, Mexico, on Wednesday, 8 January 2020 at 22:00 (GMT) -
Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 13 km depth
8 Jan 22:21 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 21 minutes.
Depth: 13.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.58°N / 101.13°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Nevado de Toluca (223 km / 139 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
7 km (5 mi) SSW of El Zapotillal (pop: 186)
8 km (5 mi) N of Vista Hermosa (pop: 16)
15 km (10 mi) ENE of Petatlan (Petatlán) (pop: 21,700)
24 km (15 mi) ESE of Potrerillos (pop: 264)
31 km (19 mi) E of Los Achotes (pop: 1,160)
45 km (28 mi) E of Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo (pop: 67,400)
123 km (77 mi) ESE of Lazaro Cardenas (Michoacán) (pop: 79,200)
295 km (183 mi) SW of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 1010 joules (24.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 21.3 tons of TNT) More info
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