Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 93 km southwest of Cachimbo, San Francisco del Mar, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Tuesday, 19 September 2017 at 21:13 (GMT)

This quake was likely an aftershock of the 8.1 quake North Pacific Ocean, 88 km southwest of Topon, Pijijiapan, Chiapas, Mexico, 8 September 2017 04:49 GMT, which had occurred 12 days earlier.
Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake  - North Pacific Ocean, 93 km southwest of Cachimbo, San Francisco del Mar, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Tuesday, 19 September 2017 at 21:13 (GMT)

Moderate magnitude 5.0 earthquake at 10 km depth

19 Sep 21:21 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 8 minutes.
Date & time: 19 Sep 2017 21:13:17 UTC
Magnitude: 5
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.42°N / 94.63°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
89 km (55 mi) SSW of Portillo Guayaba (pop: 10) --> See nearby quakes!
90 km (56 mi) S of San Francisco del Mar Viejo (pop: 4,030) --> See nearby quakes!
96 km (59 mi) SSE of San Mateo del Mar (pop: 5,730) --> See nearby quakes!
103 km (64 mi) SE of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600) --> See nearby quakes!
108 km (67 mi) SW of Paredon (Paredón) (pop: 6,130) --> See nearby quakes!
109 km (68 mi) SSW of Chahuite (pop: 9,840) --> See nearby quakes!
110 km (68 mi) SE of El Morro (pop: 2,630) --> See nearby quakes!
120 km (74 mi) SW of Tonala (Tonalá) (pop: 35,300) --> See nearby quakes!
120 km (74 mi) SW of Arriaga (pop: 24,400) --> See nearby quakes!
653 km (406 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GFZ (German Research Centre for Geosciences)
Estimated released energy: 2 x 1012 joules (554 megawatt hours, equivalent to 477 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 5.010 kmNear Coast of Oaxaca, MexicoGFZ
M 4.947 km- 101km S of San Francisco del Mar, MexicoUSGS
M 4.915 km OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICOEMSC

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Naucalpan, Estado de México / Very strong shaking (MMI VII)
Estado de Mexico (673.1 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Very strong shaking (MMI VII) (reported through our app)
Poza rica veracruz (643.4 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : Senti como si me mareaba pero no pq se movian los estantes de la tienda levemente y los postes de luz. (reported through our app)
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Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 93 km southwest of Cachimbo, San Francisco del Mar, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Tuesday, 19 September 2017 at 21:13 (GMT)
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