Mag. 4.0 earthquake - Tlaxcala, Mexico, on Sunday, 3 November 2002 at 21:34 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 5 km depth
Depth: 5.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 19.259°N / 98.033°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: La Malinche (3 km / 2 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
12 km (8 mi) SSE of Cuaxomulco (pop: 2,760) --> See nearby quakes!
13 km (8 mi) WSW of Huamantla (pop: 52,000) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) ESE of San Bernardino (pop: 27,600) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (11 mi) ESE of Santa Ana Chiautempan (pop: 48,000) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) ESE of Tlaxcala City (pop: 84,700) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) NE of Villa Vicente Guerrero (pop: 60,000) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) SE of Apizaco (pop: 49,500) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) N of Amozoc de Mota (pop: 77,100) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (19 mi) NE of Puebla City (pop: 1,434,100) --> See nearby quakes!
116 km (72 mi) E 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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