Mag. 4.1 earthquake - Puebla, Mexico, on Tuesday, 21 April 1998 at 16:07 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 0 km depth
Depth: 0.1 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 19.046°N / 98.597°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Popocatépetl (4 km / 2 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
9 km (6 mi) WSW of Xalitzintla (pop: 2,200) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (12 mi) ESE of Amecameca (pop: 31,700) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) E of Ozumba de Alzate (pop: 16,700) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) NW of Atlixco (pop: 86,700) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (15 mi) SE of San Rafael (pop: 20,900) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (19 mi) W of Cholula (pop: 87,900) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (19 mi) SSW of San Martin Texmelucan de Labastida (pop: 75,500) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) W of San Bernardino Tlaxcalancingo (pop: 54,500) --> See nearby quakes!
60 km (37 mi) SE of Iztapalapa (pop: 1,815,800) --> See nearby quakes!
70 km (44 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
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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|M 4.1||0.1 km||Puebla, Mexico||USGS|
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