Weak mag. 3.4 earthquake - 16 km northeast of Acapulco de Juarez, Guerrero, Mexico, on 2021-05-09 01:20:51 (Hora de México) -
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Weak magnitude 3.4 earthquake at 45 km depth
9 May 13:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 7 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2021-05-09 01:20:51 (Hora de México)
Depth: 45.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.98°N / 99.84°W (Acapulco de Juarez, Guerrero, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Nevado de Toluca (237 km / 147 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
1 km (1 mi) SE of El Zapote (pop: 312) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (9 mi) E of Bajos del Ejido (pop: 6,170) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) ESE of Tixtlancingo (pop: 3,640) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) NNE of Acapulco de Juarez (pop: 673,500) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) NNW of Tres Palos (pop: 5,000) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) SW of Xaltianguis (Centro) (pop: 6,970) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) E of Coyuca de Benitez (Coyuca de Benítez) (pop: 13,600) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) WSW of Tierra Colorada (pop: 11,500) --> See nearby quakes!
73 km (45 mi) SSW of Chilpancingo (pop: 187,300) --> See nearby quakes!
283 km (176 mi) SSW of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 7.9 x 109 joules (2.21 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.9 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.4||45 km||14 Km Al NORESTE De ACAPULCO, GRO, Mexico||SSN|
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