Light mag. 4.1 earthquake - Guerrero, 234 km southwest of Mexico City (Ciudad de México), on Thursday, April 16, 2020 at 01:54 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 56 km depth
16 Apr 02:37 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 42 minutes.
Depth: 56.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.95°N / 100.71°W↗ (Cuajilotes, Guerrero, Mexico)
Antipode: 17.95°S / 79.29°E↗
Nearest volcano: Nevado de Toluca (163 km / 101 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
11 km (7 mi) SW of Colonia Francisco Villa (Cuadrilla Seca) (pop: 59) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (20 mi) SW of Ajuchitlan (pop: 6,330) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) SSW of Tlapehuala (pop: 9,330) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) SSE of Paso de Arena (pop: 2,260) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (28 mi) S of Ciudad Altamirano (pop: 25,200) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (31 mi) SW of San José Poliutla (Tlapehuala) (pop: 3,090) --> See nearby quakes!
61 km (38 mi) SW of Arcelia (pop: 18,700) --> See nearby quakes!
75 km (46 mi) NE of Petatlan (Petatlán) (pop: 21,700) --> See nearby quakes!
135 km (84 mi) WNW of Chilpancingo (pop: 187,300) --> See nearby quakes!
234 km (146 mi) SW of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
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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