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Light mag. 4.1 earthquake - Guerrero, 137 km south of Mexico City (Ciudad de México), on Sunday, 12 January 2020 at 16:40 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 52 km depth
12 Jan 16:57 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 17 minutes.
Depth: 52.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.22°N / 99.37°W (Huitzuco de los Figueroa, Guerrero, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Chichinautzin (99 km / 62 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
2 km (1 mi) WSW of Texahualco (pop: 253) --> See nearby quakes!
10 km (6 mi) SSW of Huitzuco de los Figueroa (Huitzuco) (pop: 17,500) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) SE of Iguala de la Independencia (pop: 118,500) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (27 mi) S of Puente de Ixtla (Morelos) (pop: 21,100) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) SE of Taxco (pop: 52,200) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) SSW of Jojutla (Morelos) (pop: 18,900) --> See nearby quakes!
55 km (34 mi) ESE of Teloloapan (Centro) (pop: 23,500) --> See nearby quakes!
65 km (40 mi) NNE of Zumpango del Rio (Zumpango del Río) (pop: 24,700) --> See nearby quakes!
76 km (47 mi) N of Chilpancingo (pop: 187,300) --> See nearby quakes!
137 km (85 mi) S of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
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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|4.1||52 km||Guerrero, Mexico||EMSC|
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