Moderate mag. 4.1 earthquake - 22 km southeast of Ciudad Lázaro Cárdenas, Lázaro Cárdenas, Michoacán, Mexico, on 2020-03-30 11:31:24 (Hora de México) -
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Moderate magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 10 km depth
31 Mar 02:00 UTC: First to report: SSN after 8 hours.
Date & time: 30 Mar 2020 17:31:24 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2020-03-30 11:31:24 (Hora de México)
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.86°N / 102.05°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Paricutín (Michoacán-Guanajuato) (183 km / 114 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
15 km (9 mi) SSE of Petacalco (pop: 2,720) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) SE of Lazaro Cardenas (pop: 79,200) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) SE of La Orilla (pop: 20,100) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (15 mi) SE of Guacamayas (pop: 38,000) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) WSW of La Union (pop: 3,240) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (22 mi) W of Lagunillas (pop: 1,410) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (28 mi) WNW of Pantla (pop: 3,920) --> See nearby quakes!
58 km (36 mi) WNW of Ixtapa Zihuatanejo (pop: 67,400) --> See nearby quakes!
61 km (38 mi) SSE of Arteaga (Centro) (pop: 10,500) --> See nearby quakes!
354 km (220 mi) WSW of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 1010 joules (24.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 21.3 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.1||10 km||20 km al SURESTE de CD LAZARO CARDENAS, MICH (Mexico)||SSN|
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