Mag. 4.0 earthquake - 29 km west of Acapulco de Juárez, Guerrero, Mexico, on Saturday, 1 February 2020 at 02:44 (GMT) -
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Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 9 km depth
1 Feb 03:07 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 23 minutes.
Depth: 9.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.79°N / 100.17°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
19 km (12 mi) SSW of Playa Azul (pop: 247) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) SSW of Coyuca de Benitez (Coyuca de Benítez) (pop: 13,600) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (18 mi) SW of Bajos del Ejido (pop: 6,170) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (18 mi) SSE of El Papayo (pop: 2,250) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) WSW of Acapulco de Juarez (pop: 673,500) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) SW of Tixtlancingo (pop: 3,640) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) W of Tres Palos (pop: 5,000) --> See nearby quakes!
54 km (34 mi) SSE of Atoyac de Alvarez (Atoyac de Álvarez) (pop: 21,400) --> See nearby quakes!
68 km (43 mi) SE of Técpan de Galeana (pop: 15,100) --> See nearby quakes!
313 km (195 mi) SSW of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (17 mi) W of La Roqueta Island --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
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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|M 4.0||9 km||Offshore Guerrero, Mexico||EMSC|
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