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Light mag. 4.3 earthquake - 47 km north of Acapulco de Juárez, Guerrero, Mexico, on Friday, July 3, 2020 at 02:33 GMT

Light mag. 4.3 earthquake - 47 km north of Acapulco de Juárez, Guerrero, Mexico, on Friday, July 3, 2020 at 02:33 GMT Light mag. 4.3 earthquake - 47 km north of Acapulco de Juárez, Guerrero, Mexico, on Friday, July 3, 2020 at 02:33 GMT

Light magnitude 4.3 earthquake at 66 km depth

3 Jul 02:53 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 19 minutes.
Jul 3 03:27: Magnitude recalculated from 4.6 to 4.3.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 39.0 to 66.0 km.

Earthquake details

Date & timeJul 3, 2020 02:33:47 UTC
Local time at epicenter
StatusConfirmed
Magnitude4.3
Depth66.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude17.27°N / 99.97°W (San Cristóbal, Guerrero, Mexico)
Antipode17.27°S / 80.03°E
Shaking intensityVery weak shaking
Felt1 report
Primary data sourceEMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Nearest volcanoNevado de Toluca (227 km / 141 mi)
Nearby towns and cities3 km (2 mi) WSW of San Cristobal (pop: 1,080) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
17 km (10 mi) ENE of Tepetixtla (pop: 3,640) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
32 km (20 mi) NNE of Coyuca de Benitez (Coyuca de Benítez) (pop: 13,600) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
33 km (21 mi) NW of Xaltianguis (Centro) (pop: 6,970) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
47 km (29 mi) N of Acapulco (pop: 673,500) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
50 km (31 mi) E of Atoyac de Alvarez (Atoyac de Álvarez) (pop: 21,400) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
58 km (36 mi) WSW of Chilpancingo de los Bravo (pop: 187,300) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
64 km (39 mi) SW of Zumpango del Rio (Zumpango del Río) (pop: 24,700) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
69 km (43 mi) WSW of Tixtla de Guerrero (pop: 22,800) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
256 km (159 mi) SSW of Mexico (Ciudad de México) (pop: 12,294,200) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Estimated seismic energy released1.8 x 1011 joules (49.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 42.5 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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Mag.DepthLocationSource
4.366 kmGuerrero, MexicoEMSC
4.366 km3 km W of San Cristóbal, MexicoUSGS

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Ciudad de México (265.5 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : Movimiento ligero de objetos colgantes (reported through our app)  
San Gaspar Tonatico (Mexico, 173 km N of epicenter) : Llego la alerta justo en el momento.. Sísmo Ligeramente moderado con movimientos circular en lámparas.Tonatico estado de México. (reported through EMSC)  

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