Weak mag. 3.7 earthquake - Xochihuehuetlan, 47 km north of Tlapa de Comonfort, Guerrero, Mexico, on 2021-05-20 07:46:52 (Hora de México) -
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Weak magnitude 3.7 earthquake at 53 km depth
21 May 01:14 UTC: First to report: SSN after 12 hours.
Local time at epicenter: 2021-05-20 07:46:52 (Hora de México)
Depth: 53.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.97°N / 98.59°W (Xochihuehuetlan, Guerrero, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Popocatépetl (117 km / 73 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
2 km (1 mi) NE of Xihuitlipa (pop: 436) --> See nearby quakes!
13 km (8 mi) WNW of Xochihuehuetlan (Xochihuehuetlán) (pop: 4,860) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (10 mi) NE of San Antonio Coyahuacan (pop: 1,670) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) WSW of Tulcingo de Valle (Puebla) (pop: 5,250) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) N of Huamuxtitlan (Huamuxtitlán) (pop: 6,060) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (16 mi) NE of Olinala (Olinalá) (pop: 5,790) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) S of Ciudad de Chiautla de Tapia (Chiautla de Tapia, Puebla) (pop: 10,300) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) N of Tlapa de Comonfort (Tlapa) (pop: 47,000) --> See nearby quakes!
108 km (67 mi) ENE of Chilpancingo (pop: 187,300) --> See nearby quakes!
172 km (107 mi) SSE 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||53 km||Mexico: 36 Km Al SUR De CHIAUTLA DE TAPIA, PUE||SSN|
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