Strong mag. 6.7 earthquake - Guerrero, Mexico, on Monday, 8 May 1933 at 10:33 (GMT)

Strong mag. 6.7 earthquake  - Guerrero, Mexico, on Monday, 8 May 1933 at 10:33 (GMT)

Strong magnitude 6.7 earthquake at 30 km depth

Date & time: 8 May 1933 10:33:51 UTC
Magnitude: 6.7
Profondeur: 30.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.389°N / 100.944°W (Mexique)
Volcan le plus près: Nevado de Toluca (229 km / 142 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
12 km NO de Cañada de la Remonta (La Cañada) (pop: 183) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
13 km NE de Papanoa (pop: 3,510) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
28 km NO de Nuxco (pop: 1,990) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
38 km ESE de Petatlan (Petatlán) (pop: 21,700) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
38 km ONO de Técpan de Galeana (pop: 15,100) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
58 km ONO de Atoyac de Alvarez (Atoyac de Álvarez) (pop: 21,400) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
70 km ESE de Zihuatanejo (pop: 67,400) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
112 km SSO de Ciudad Altamirano (pop: 25,200) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
125 km ONO de Acapulco (pop: 673,500) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
297 km SO de Mexico (pop: 12,294,200) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 1014 joules (197 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 1.7 x 105 tons of TNT or 10.6 atomic bombs!) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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M 6.730 kmGuerrero, MexicoUSGS
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Aftershocks of the 6.7 quake Guerrero, Mexico, 8 May 1933 10:33 GMT

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Strong mag. 6.7 earthquake - Guerrero, Mexico, on Monday, 8 May 1933 at 10:33 (GMT)
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