Moderate mag. 4.2 earthquake - 2.6 km south of Agua Zarca, Guerrero, Mexico, on Sunday, 29 Nov 2020 3:46 pm (GMT -6) -

Moderate mag. 4.2 earthquake - 2.6 km south of Agua Zarca, Guerrero, Mexico, on Sunday, 29 Nov 2020 3:46 pm (GMT -6)

Moderate magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 6 km depth

29 Nov 22:02 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 16 minutes.
29 Nov 22:14: Now using data updates from SSN
Update Sun, 29 Nov 2020, 22:18
Magnitude 4.2 earthquake strikes near Pinotepa Nacional, Mexico
4.2 quake 29 Nov 3:46 pm (GMT -6)
4.2 quake 29 Nov 3:46 pm (GMT -6)
A magnitude 4.2 earthquake near Agua Zarca was reported 32 minutes ago by Mexico's National Seismological Service (SSN), considered the main national agency that monitors seismic activity in Mexico. The earthquake occurred at a very shallow depth of 6 km beneath the epicenter early afternoon on Sunday 29 November 2020 at 3.46 pm local time. Magnitude and other quake parameters can still change in the coming hours as the agency continues to process seismic data.
A second report was later issued by the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC), which listed it as a magnitude 4.2 earthquake as well.
Based on the preliminary seismic data, the quake should have been widely felt by almost everyone in the area of the epicenter. It might have caused light to moderate damage. Moderate shaking probably occurred in Agua Zarca (pop. 1,100) located 3 km from the epicenter, Plan de Buena Vista (pop. 100) 3 km away, La Cuchilla (pop. 100) 3 km away, and El Aguacate (pop. 300) 4 km away.
Weak shaking might have been felt in Barrio Nuevo (pop. 200) located 5 km from the epicenter, Ometepec (pop. 24,100) 33 km away, Ayutla de los Libres (pop. 15,400) 58 km away, and Pinotepa Nacional (pop. 29,600) 75 km away.
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Earthquake data:

Date & time: 29 Nov 2020 21:46:34 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: Sunday, 29 Nov 2020 3:46 pm (GMT -6)
Magnitude: 4.2
Depth: 6.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.6°N / 98.7°W (Juchitan, Guerrero, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
1 km (1 mi) NNE of El Rincon (pop: 51) --> See nearby quakes!
13 km (8 mi) E of Marquelia (pop: 6,550) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) SW of Azoyu (Azoyú) (pop: 4,210) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (18 mi) E of Copala (pop: 6,620) --> See nearby quakes!
33 km (20 mi) WSW of Ometepec (pop: 24,100) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) WNW of Cuajinicuilapa (pop: 10,300) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) ESE of Cruz Grande (pop: 11,800) --> See nearby quakes!
58 km (36 mi) SE of Ayutla de los Libres (pop: 15,400) --> See nearby quakes!
136 km (85 mi) SE of Chilpancingo (pop: 187,300) --> See nearby quakes!
318 km (197 mi) S of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Clear Sky 29°C (84 F), humidity: 61%, wind: 3 m/s (7 kts) from SW
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 1011 joules (35 megawatt hours, equivalent to 30.1 tons of TNT) More info
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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.
4.26 km33 Km Al SUROESTE De OMETEPEC, GRO, MexicoSSN

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