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Light mag. 4.2 earthquake - 18 Km Al NORESTE De PETATLAN, GRO (Mexico) on Sunday, 13 September 2020

Light mag. 4.2 earthquake  - 18 Km Al NORESTE De  PETATLAN, GRO (Mexico) on Sunday, 13 September 2020
13 Sep 18:06 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 17 minutes.
13 Sep 18:07: Now using data updates from SSN
Date & time: Sunday, 13 September 2020 17:49 UTC
Local time at epicenter: 2020-09-13 12:49:19 (Hora de México)
Magnitude: 4.2
Depth: 56.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.68°N / 101.2°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Zitácuaro-Valle de Bravo (216 km / 134 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
17 km (11 mi) NE of Petatlán (pop: 21,000)
20 km (12 mi) NE of San Jeronimito (pop: 6,400)
30 km (18 mi) E of El Coacoyul (pop: 5,700)
165 km (103 mi) NW of Acapulco de Juárez (pop: 652,100)
180 km (112 mi) W of Chilpancingo (pop: 165,300)
293 km (182 mi) SW of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: SSN
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 1011 joules (35 megawatt hours, equivalent to 30.1 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Sun, 13 Sep 17:49 UTCM 4.2 / 56 km18 Km Al NORESTE De PETATLAN, GRO (Mexico)SSN
Sun, 13 Sep 17:49 UTCM 4.2 / 56 kmGuerrero, MexicoEMSC

User reports for this quake

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (modified Mercalli) scale.
Puebla, puebla (350.6 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / not felt (reported through our app)
3101 km NNE of epicenter [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) / vibration and rolling

Significant earlier earthquakes in the same area since 1900

Light mag. 4.2 earthquake - 18 Km Al NORESTE De PETATLAN, GRO (Mexico) on Sunday, 13 September 2020

Map of earlier quakes


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