Mag. 4.0 earthquake - Guerrero, 267 km southwest of Mexico City (Ciudad de México), on 2020-03-24 04:45:40 (Hora de México) -

Mag. 4.0 earthquake  - Guerrero, 267 km southwest of Mexico City (Ciudad de México), on 2020-03-24 04:45:40 (Hora de México)

Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 60 km depth

24 Mar 14:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 3 hours.
Date & time: 24 Mar 2020 10:45:40 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2020-03-24 04:45:40 (Hora de México)
Magnitude: 4.0
Depth: 60.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.63°N / 100.81°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Nevado de Toluca (198 km / 123 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
24 km (15 mi) SW of La Cañita (pop: 31)
49 km (31 mi) NNW of Técpan de Galeana (pop: 15,100)
50 km (31 mi) ENE of Petatlan (Petatlán) (pop: 21,700)
62 km (38 mi) NW of Atoyac de Alvarez (Atoyac de Álvarez) (pop: 21,400)
79 km (49 mi) E of Ixtapa-Zihuatanejo (pop: 67,400)
82 km (51 mi) S of Ciudad Altamirano (pop: 25,200)
129 km (80 mi) NW of Acapulco de Juarez (pop: 673,500)
267 km (166 mi) SW of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: SSN
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

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
M 4.060 km49 km al NOROESTE de TECPAN, GRO (Mexico)SSN
M 4.060 kmGuerrero, MexicoEMSC

User reports for this quake (1)

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
Ciudad de Mexico DF / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
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