Minor mag. 3.0 earthquake - Copalillo, 85 km northeast of Chilpancingo, Guerrero, Mexico, on 2021-05-12 04:13:57 (Hora de México) -
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Minor magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 54 km depth
12 May 13:07 UTC: First to report: SSN after 4 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2021-05-12 04:13:57 (Hora de México)
Depth: 54.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.02°N / 98.87°W (Copalillo, Guerrero, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Popocatépetl (115 km / 71 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
4 km (2 mi) E of Papalutla (pop: 408) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (9 mi) ENE of San Francisco Oxtutla (San Francisco Oztutla) (pop: 1,390) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) E of Copalillo (De los Dolores) (pop: 6,910) --> See nearby quakes!
30 km (19 mi) NNW of Olinala (Olinalá) (pop: 5,790) --> See nearby quakes!
57 km (35 mi) NE of Chilapa de Alvarez (Chilapa de Álvarez) (pop: 31,200) --> See nearby quakes!
58 km (36 mi) ESE of Ciudad de Huitzuco (Huitzuco) (pop: 17,500) --> See nearby quakes!
61 km (38 mi) NNW of Tlapa de Comonfort (Tlapa) (pop: 47,000) --> See nearby quakes!
80 km (49 mi) ESE of Iguala de la Independencia (pop: 118,500) --> See nearby quakes!
85 km (53 mi) NE of Chilpancingo (pop: 187,300) --> See nearby quakes!
159 km (99 mi) S of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 2 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 tons of TNT) More info
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|3.0||54 km||42 Km Al SUROESTE De CHIAUTLA DE TAPIA, PUE, Mexico||SSN|
|3.0||54 km||GUERRERO, MEXICO||EMSC|
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