Mag. 4.0 earthquake - 36 km west of Acapulco de Juárez, Guerrero, Mexico, on 2020-04-08 10:16:33 (Hora de México) -
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Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 10 km depth
8 Apr 17:42 UTC: First to report: SSN after 1 hour and 26 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2020-04-08 10:16:33 (Hora de México)
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.85°N / 100.25°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
17 km (11 mi) SW of Playa del Carrizal (pop: 591) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) S of El Papayo (pop: 2,250) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (15 mi) SW of Coyuca de Benitez (Coyuca de Benítez) (pop: 13,600) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (17 mi) SSE of Zacualpan (pop: 2,490) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) WSW of Bajos del Ejido (pop: 6,170) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (23 mi) W of Acapulco de Juarez (pop: 673,500) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (24 mi) SW of Tixtlancingo (pop: 3,640) --> See nearby quakes!
44 km (27 mi) SSE of Atoyac de Alvarez (Atoyac de Álvarez) (pop: 21,400) --> See nearby quakes!
58 km (36 mi) SE of Técpan de Galeana (pop: 15,100) --> See nearby quakes!
310 km (193 mi) SSW of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (23 mi) W 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||10 km||24 km al SUROESTE de COYUCA DE BENITEZ, GRO (Mexico)||SSN|
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