Light mag. 4.2 earthquake - El Verde, 8.9 km northeast of Técpan de Galeana, Guerrero, Mexico, on Thursday, 25 Mar 2021 10:40 am (GMT -6) -

Light mag. 4.2 earthquake - El Verde, 8.9 km northeast of Técpan de Galeana, Guerrero, Mexico, on Thursday, 25 Mar 2021 10:40 am (GMT -6)

Séisme faible magnitude 4.2 at 41 km depth

25 Mar 17:02 UTC: Premier à signaler: EMSC après 21 minutes.
25 Mar 17:07: Maintenant en utilisant une nouvelle source de données: SSN
Update Thu, 25 Mar 2021, 17:06
Moderate magnitude 4.2 quake hits 9 km northeast of Técpan de Galeana, Mexico in the morning
4.2 quake 25 Mar 10:40 am (GMT -6)
4.2 quake 25 Mar 10:40 am (GMT -6)
A moderately shallow magnitude 4.2 earthquake was reported in the morning near Técpan de Galeana, Guerrero, Mexico.
According to the European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre (EMSC), the quake hit on Thursday 25 March 2021 at 10:40 am local time at a moderately shallow depth of 41 km. The exact magnitude, epicenter, and depth of the quake might be revised within the next few hours or minutes as seismologists review data and refine their calculations, or as other agencies issue their report.
Based on the preliminary seismic data, the quake should not have caused any significant damage, but was probably felt by many people as light vibration in the area of the epicenter.
Weak shaking might have been felt in Los Naranjos (pop. 10) located 3 km from the epicenter, El Suchil (pop. 7,000) 9 km away, Técpan de Galeana (pop. 15,100) 9 km away, and Tenexpa (pop. 1,800) 15 km away.
Other towns or cities near the epicenter where the quake might have been felt as very weak shaking include Atoyac de Alvarez (pop. 21,400) located 19 km from the epicenter, San Jeronimo de Juarez (pop. 7,200) 21 km away, San Luis San Pedro (pop. 4,200) 31 km away, and Coyuca de Benitez (pop. 13,600) 62 km away.
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Earthquake data:

Date & time: 25 Mar 2021 16:40:53 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: jeudi, 25 mars 2021 10:40 (GMT -6)
Magnitude: 4.2
Profondeur: 41.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.29°N / 100.59°W (El Verde, Guerrero, Mexique)
Volcan le plus près: Nevado de Toluca (220 km / 137 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km N de Los Naranjos (pop: 10) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
9 km NNE de Técpan de Galeana (pop: 15,100) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
19 km ONO de Atoyac de Alvarez (Atoyac de Álvarez) (pop: 21,400) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
20 km ENE de Nuxco (pop: 1,990) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
25 km NNO de Hacienda de Cabañas (pop: 2,010) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
31 km E de San Luis San Pedro (pop: 4,240) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
36 km NO de Zacualpan (pop: 2,490) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
62 km ONO de Coyuca de Benitez (Coyuca de Benítez) (pop: 13,600) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
119 km OSO de Chilpancingo (pop: 187,300) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
284 km SSO de Mexico (Mexico City) (pop: 12,294,200) --> Voir les séismes à proximité!
Weather at epicenter at time of quake:
Few Clouds 29.1°C (84 F), humidity: 41%, wind: 3 m/s (7 kts) from SSW
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 1011 joules (35 megawatt hours, equivalent to 30.1 tons of TNT) Plus d'infos
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
MagnitudeProfondeurLieuSource
4.241 km9 Km Al NORESTE De TECPAN, GRO, MexicoSSN
4.241 kmGUERRERO, MEXICOEMSC

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