Mag. 3.8 earthquake - 7.8 km south of Acapulco de Juárez, Guerrero, Mexico, on 2020-10-18 10:38:19 (Hora de México) -
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Minor magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 7 km depth
19 Oct 01:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 9 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2020-10-18 10:38:19 (Hora de México)
Depth: 7.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.78°N / 99.92°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
8 km (5 mi) S of Acapulco de Juarez (pop: 673,500) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) WSW of Tres Palos (pop: 5,000) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) SSE of Bajos del Ejido (pop: 6,170) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) W of Amatillo (pop: 3,300) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (18 mi) SSW of Kilometro 30 (Centro) (pop: 6,300) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (19 mi) SE of Coyuca de Benitez (Coyuca de Benítez) (pop: 13,600) --> See nearby quakes!
31 km (19 mi) S of Tixtlancingo (pop: 3,640) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) SSW of Xaltianguis (Centro) (pop: 6,970) --> See nearby quakes!
60 km (37 mi) SW of Tierra Colorada (pop: 11,500) --> See nearby quakes!
306 km (190 mi) SSW of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
5 km (3 mi) SSW of La Roqueta Island --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 1010 joules (8.78 megawatt hours, equivalent to 7.56 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.8||7 km||11 Km Al SUR De ACAPULCO, GRO, Mexico||SSN|
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