Moderate mag. 4.3 earthquake - 3.9 km west of San Luis de La Loma, Técpan de Galeana, Guerrero, Mexico, on Saturday, 23 May 2020 at 08:36 (GMT) -
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Moderate magnitude 4.3 earthquake at 3 km depth
23 May 08:57 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 20 minutes.
Depth: 3.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.27°N / 100.93°W (Buena Vista de Juárez, Guerrero, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Nevado de Toluca (239 km / 149 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
1 km (1 mi) SSE of El Trapiche (pop: 427) --> See nearby quakes!
13 km (8 mi) ESE of Papanoa (pop: 3,510) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (12 mi) WNW of Nuxco (pop: 1,990) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) W of Técpan de Galeana (pop: 15,100) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) SE of Petatlan (Petatlán) (pop: 21,700) --> See nearby quakes!
52 km (33 mi) WNW of Hacienda de Cabañas (pop: 2,010) --> See nearby quakes!
53 km (33 mi) W of Atoyac de Alvarez (Atoyac de Álvarez) (pop: 21,400) --> See nearby quakes!
78 km (48 mi) ESE of Ixtapa Zihuatanejo (pop: 67,400) --> See nearby quakes!
154 km (96 mi) WSW of Chilpancingo (pop: 187,300) --> See nearby quakes!
306 km (190 mi) SW of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 1011 joules (49.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 42.5 tons of TNT) More info
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