Mag. 4.0 earthquake - Hidalgo, Mexico, on Sunday, 7 August 2005 at 03:25 (GMT)
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Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 5 km depth
Depth: 5.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 19.788°N / 98.619°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Apan-Tezontepec (13 km / 8 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
2 km (1 mi) NE of Ejido Tepeyahualco (pop: 24) --> See nearby quakes!
5 km (3 mi) WNW of Ciudad Sahagun (pop: 28,600) --> See nearby quakes!
7 km (4 mi) W of Tepeapulco (pop: 15,200) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (12 mi) WNW of Apan (pop: 26,600) --> See nearby quakes!
23 km (14 mi) NNW of Calpulalpan (pop: 33,300) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (17 mi) ENE of Teotihuacan de Arista (pop: 23,300) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (24 mi) ENE of Tepexpan (pop: 102,700) --> See nearby quakes!
38 km (24 mi) SSE of Pachuca (pop: 256,600) --> See nearby quakes!
67 km (41 mi) NE of Mexiko (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
67 km (42 mi) NE of Ixtapalapa (pop: 1,815,800) --> 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||5 km||Hidalgo, Mexico||USGS|
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