Weak mag. 3.6 earthquake - Albino Zertuche, 3.2 km north of Toltecamila, Mexico, on Monday, 23 March 2015 at 14:40 (GMT)
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Weak magnitude 3.6 earthquake at 52 km depth
24 Mar 14:19 UTC: First to report: SSN after 24 hours.
Date & time: 23 Mar 2015 14:40:09 UTC
Depth: 52.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.99°N / 98.61°W (Albino Zertuche, Puebla, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Popocatépetl (115 km / 71 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
1 km (1 mi) NE of Xochicontla (pop: 40) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) NW of Xochihuehuetlan (Xochihuehuetlán, Guerrero) (pop: 4,860) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) WSW of Tulcingo de Valle (pop: 5,250) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) NNW of Huamuxtitlan (Huamuxtitlán, Guerrero) (pop: 6,060) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) NNE of Olinala (Olinalá, Guerrero) (pop: 5,790) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) S of Chiautla de Tapia (pop: 11,500) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) SE of Jolalpan (pop: 7,020) --> See nearby quakes!
50 km (31 mi) N of Tlapa de Comonfort (Tlapa, Guerrero) (pop: 47,000) --> See nearby quakes!
124 km (77 mi) SSW of Puebla City (pop: 1,434,100) --> See nearby quakes!
169 km (105 mi) SSE 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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|M 3.6||52 km||34 km al SUR de CHIAUTLA DE TAPIA, PUE||SSN|
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