Moderate mag. 4.0 earthquake - 6.4 km south of San Nicolás, Cuajinicuilapa, Guerrero, Mexico, on Monday, 17 February 2020 at 23:13 (GMT) -
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Moderate magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 10 km depth
17 Feb 23:32 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 19 minutes.
Date & time: 17 Feb 2020 23:13:14 UTC -
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.36°N / 98.52°W (La Culebra, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
4 km (3 mi) SSW of Montecillos (Guerrero) (pop: 1,010) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (10 mi) W of Santo Domingo Armenta (pop: 2,580) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (11 mi) SW of Cuajinicuilapa (Guerrero) (pop: 10,300) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (18 mi) W of El Ciruelo (pop: 2,220) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) SSW of Ometepec (Guerrero) (pop: 24,100) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) SE of Marquelia (Guerrero) (pop: 6,550) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) SW of San Juan Cacahuatepec (pop: 4,240) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) W of Pinotepa Nacional (pop: 29,600) --> See nearby quakes!
207 km (129 mi) WSW of Oaxaca City (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
347 km (216 mi) S of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> 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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