Mag. 4.0 earthquake - 20 km east of Acapulco de Juárez, Guerrero, Mexico, on 2020-03-21 05:37:57 (Hora de México) -

Mag. 4.0 earthquake  - 20 km east of Acapulco de Juárez, Guerrero, Mexico, on 2020-03-21 05:37:57 (Hora de México)

Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 21 km depth

21 Mar 11:56 UTC: First to report: SSN after 18 minutes.
Date & time: 21 Mar 2020 11:37:57 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2020-03-21 05:37:57 (Hora de México)
Magnitude: 4
Depth: 21.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.85°N / 99.72°W (Acapulco de Juarez, Guerrero, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) NNW of El Bejuco (pop: 2,270) --> See nearby quakes!
3 km (2 mi) NNE of San Pedro las Playas (pop: 4,290) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) W of Campanario (pop: 1,210) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) SSE of Kilometro 30 (Centro) (pop: 6,300) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) NW of Lomas de Chapultepec (pop: 2,170) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (12 mi) E of Acapulco de Juarez (pop: 673,500) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (13 mi) SSW of Dos Arroyos (pop: 1,850) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (17 mi) S of Xaltianguis (Centro) (pop: 6,970) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) ESE of Bajos del Ejido (pop: 6,170) --> See nearby quakes!
294 km (182 mi) SSW 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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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 4.021 km19 km al ESTE de ACAPULCO, GRO (Mexico)SSN
M 4.021 kmGuerrero, MexicoEMSC

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Mag. 4.0 earthquake - 20 km east of Acapulco de Juárez, Guerrero, Mexico, on 2020-03-21 05:37:57 (Hora de México)
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