Light mag. 3.6 earthquake - 29 km southwest of Iguala de la Independencia, Guerrero, Mexico, on 2021-04-20 16:58:18 (Hora de México) -
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Light magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 5 km depth
21 Apr 01:00 UTC: First to report: SSN after 3 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2021-04-20 16:58:18 (Hora de México)
Depth: 5.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.11°N / 99.65°W (Iguala de la Independencia, Guerrero, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Nevado de Toluca (112 km / 70 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) NNW of Peña Colorada (pop: 36) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (9 mi) S of Cocula (pop: 4,310) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (13 mi) NNW of Mezcala (pop: 3,760) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (17 mi) SW of Tepecoacuilco de Trujano (pop: 6,300) --> See nearby quakes!
29 km (18 mi) SSW of Iguala de la Independencia (pop: 118,500) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) SE of Teloloapan (Centro) (pop: 23,500) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) WSW of Huitzuco de los Figueroa (Huitzuco) (pop: 17,500) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) S of Taxco (pop: 52,200) --> See nearby quakes!
64 km (40 mi) NNW of Chilpancingo (pop: 187,300) --> See nearby quakes!
157 km (97 mi) SSW of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 1.6 x 1010 joules (4.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 3.79 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.6||5 km||28 Km Al SUROESTE De IGUALA, GRO, Mexico||SSN|
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