Mag. 4.0 earthquake - 41 km north of Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo, Zihuatanejo, Guerrero, Mexico, on Sunday, 19 January 2020 at 14:00 (GMT) -
Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 9 km depth
19 Jan 14:29 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 29 minutes.
Depth: 9.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.01°N / 101.56°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Paricutín (Michoacán-Guanajuato) (180 km / 112 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
6 km (3 mi) SW of Nueva Cuadrilla (pop: 493)
25 km (15 mi) NE of Los Llanos de Temalhuacán (Los Llanos) (La Unión de Isidoro Montes de Oca) (pop: 889)
26 km (16 mi) E of La Unión (pop: 3,240)
31 km (19 mi) NNE of Pantla (pop: 3,920)
41 km (25 mi) N of Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo (Zihuatanejo de Azueta) (pop: 67,400)
70 km (44 mi) E of Lazaro Cardenas (Michoacan) (pop: 79,200)
192 km (119 mi) S of Morelia (Michoacan) (pop: 597,500)
301 km (187 mi) WSW 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) [learn more]
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