Moderate mag. 4.0 earthquake - 34 km southeast of Ciudad Lázaro Cárdenas, Lázaro Cárdenas, Michoacán, Mexico, on 2020-03-10 16:00:51 (Hora de México) -
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Moderate magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 9 km depth
11 Mar 02:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 4 hours.
Date & time: 10 Mar 2020 22:00:51 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2020-03-10 16:00:51 (Hora de México)
Depth: 9.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.81°N / 101.95°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Paricutín (Michoacán-Guanajuato) (190 km / 118 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
18 km (11 mi) SSW of El Norte (pop: 16) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (16 mi) W of Lagunillas (pop: 1,410) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (16 mi) SE of Petacalco (pop: 2,720) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) ESE of Lazaro Cardenas (pop: 79,200) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) WNW of Pantla (pop: 3,920) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (22 mi) SE of La Orilla (pop: 20,100) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (23 mi) SE of Guacamayas (pop: 38,000) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (29 mi) WNW of Ixtapa Zihuatanejo (pop: 67,400) --> See nearby quakes!
69 km (43 mi) WNW of San Jeronimito (Petatlán) (pop: 6,830) --> See nearby quakes!
348 km (216 mi) WSW of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> 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||9 km||31 km al SURESTE de CD LAZARO CARDENAS, MICH (Mexico)||SSN|
|M 4.0||9 km||Offshore Guerrero, Mexico||EMSC|
User reports for this quake (1)
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