Weak mag. 3.7 earthquake - Nuevo Poblado el Caracol, 0.9 km north of La Presita, Mexico, on 2021-01-01 15:20:15 (Hora de México) -
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Weak magnitude 3.7 earthquake at 54 km depth
2 Jan 02:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 5 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2021-01-01 15:20:15 (Hora de México)
Depth: 54.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.95°N / 100.01°W (Nuevo Poblado el Caracol, Guerrero, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Nevado de Toluca (132 km / 82 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
1 km (1 mi) N of La Presita (pop: 10) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) N of Tlacotepec (pop: 6,850) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) SSW of Apaxtla de Castrejon (Centro) (pop: 7,040) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (17 mi) SW of Cuetzala del Progreso (pop: 2,320) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) NW of Chichihualco (pop: 10,700) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (30 mi) SSW of Teloloapan (Centro) (pop: 23,500) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) SE of Arcelia (pop: 18,700) --> See nearby quakes!
66 km (41 mi) SW of Iguala de la Independencia (pop: 118,500) --> See nearby quakes!
69 km (43 mi) NW of Chilpancingo (pop: 187,300) --> See nearby quakes!
189 km (117 mi) SSW of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 2.2 x 1010 joules (6.22 megawatt hours, equivalent to 5.35 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.7||54 km||48 Km Al SUROESTE De TELOLOAPAN, GRO, Mexico||SSN|
|3.7||54 km||GUERRERO, MEXICO||EMSC|
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