Mag. 4.0 earthquake - 23 km west of Acapulco de Juárez, Guerrero, Mexico, on 2020-03-08 02:20:51 (Hora de México) -
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Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 13 km depth
8 Mar 08:42 UTC: First to report: SSN after 21 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2020-03-08 02:20:51 (Hora de México)
Depth: 13.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.88°N / 100.12°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
8 km (5 mi) S of La Barra (pop: 907) --> See nearby quakes!
12 km (7 mi) WSW of Colonia Luces en el Mar (pop: 1,200) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (9 mi) SSW of Coyuca de Benitez (Coyuca de Benítez) (pop: 13,600) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) SE of El Papayo (pop: 2,250) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) W of Acapulco de Juarez (pop: 673,500) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) SW of Tixtlancingo (pop: 3,640) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (24 mi) WSW of Kilometro 30 (Centro) (pop: 6,300) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (31 mi) SE of Atoyac de Alvarez (Atoyac de Álvarez) (pop: 21,400) --> See nearby quakes!
66 km (41 mi) SE of Técpan de Galeana (pop: 15,100) --> See nearby quakes!
302 km (188 mi) SSW of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (15 mi) WNW of La Roqueta Island --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
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||13 km||14 km al SUR de COYUCA DE BENITEZ, GRO (Mexico)||SSN|
|M 4.0||13 km||Offshore Guerrero, Mexico||EMSC|
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