Weak mag. 3.5 earthquake - Piaxtla, 2.3 km east of Guadalupe Tulcingo, Puebla, Mexico, on Sunday, 29 March 2015 at 10:47 (GMT)
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Weak magnitude 3.5 earthquake at 51 km depth
29 Mar 14:19 UTC: First to report: SSN after 4 hours.
Date & time: 29 Mar 2015 10:47:22 UTC
Depth: 51.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.02°N / 98.37°W (Piaxtla, Puebla, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Popocatépetl (115 km / 71 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
1 km (1 mi) WSW of Las Tinajas (Tehuixtle) (pop: 11) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) NE of Xochihuehuetlan (Xochihuehuetlán, Guerrero) (pop: 4,860) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) E of Acaxtlahuacan de Albino Zertuche (pop: 1,710) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) NE of Huamuxtitlan (Huamuxtitlán, Guerrero) (pop: 6,060) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) WSW of Acatlan de Osorio (Acatlán de Osorio) (pop: 16,300) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) SE of Chiautla de Tapia (pop: 11,500) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) NE of Olinala (Olinalá, Guerrero) (pop: 5,790) --> See nearby quakes!
48 km (30 mi) W of Petlalcingo (pop: 2,620) --> See nearby quakes!
115 km (71 mi) S of Puebla City (pop: 1,434,100) --> See nearby quakes!
176 km (109 mi) SSE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 1.1 x 1010 joules (3.12 megawatt hours, equivalent to 2.68 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 3.5||51 km||40 km al SUROESTE de ACATLAN DE OSORIO, PUE||SSN|
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