Mag. 4.0 earthquake - Puebla, Mexico, on Wednesday, 3 February 1993 at 23:12 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 57 km depth
Depth: 56.8 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.236°N / 97.525°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Pico de Orizaba (92 km / 57 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
4 km (3 mi) NE of Atecoxco (pop: 219) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) WSW of San Gabriel Chilac (pop: 12,100) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (17 mi) WSW of San Francisco Altepexi (Altepexi) (pop: 18,200) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (18 mi) S of Teontepec (pop: 5,590) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) SSW of Tehuacan (pop: 248,700) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (20 mi) WSW of Zinacatepec (pop: 15,600) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) WSW of Ajalpan (pop: 28,000) --> See nearby quakes!
55 km (34 mi) NNE of Ciudad de Huajuapan de Leon (pop: 53,000) --> See nearby quakes!
55 km (34 mi) E of Acatlan de Osorio (Acatlán de Osorio) (pop: 16,300) --> See nearby quakes!
215 km (133 mi) SE of Mexiko (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
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||57 km||Puebla, Mexico||USGS|
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