Moderate mag. 4.2 earthquake - 10.6 km south of Ometepec, Guerrero, Mexico, on 2020-02-29 21:01:32 (Hora de México) -
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Moderate magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 6 km depth
1 Mar 03:21 UTC: First to report: SSN after 20 minutes.
Date & time: 1 Mar 2020 03:01:32 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2020-02-29 21:01:32 (Hora de México)
Depth: 6.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.6°N / 98.44°W (El Charco de la Puerta, Guerrero, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
2 km (1 mi) WSW of El Charco de la Puerta (pop: 371) --> See nearby quakes!
11 km (7 mi) SSW of Ometepec (pop: 24,100) --> See nearby quakes!
13 km (8 mi) ESE of Huehuetan (pop: 1,910) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (9 mi) NNW of Cuajinicuilapa (pop: 10,300) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) WSW of Huixtepec (pop: 3,370) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) SE of Azoyu (Azoyú) (pop: 4,210) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) SW of Zacoalpan (pop: 4,900) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) NW of Pinotepa Nacional (Oaxaca) (pop: 29,600) --> See nearby quakes!
155 km (96 mi) SE of Chilpancingo (pop: 187,300) --> See nearby quakes!
323 km (201 mi) SSE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 1011 joules (35 megawatt hours, equivalent to 30.1 tons of TNT) More info
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|4.2||6 km||10 km al SUROESTE de OMETEPEC, GRO (Mexico)||SSN|
|4.2||6 km||Guerrero, Mexico||EMSC|
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