Light mag. 4.5 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 6.8 km west of Llano Grande, Santiago Tapextla, Mexico, on 2017-11-29 21:20:27 -06:00
Quake Data | Interactive map | User Reports | Earlier quakes in same area | Quakes in Mexico| Guerrero | Oaxaca | Mexico City
Light magnitude 4.5 earthquake at 36 km depth
30 Nov 04:28 UTC: First to report: USGS after 1 hour and 8 minutes.
Date & time: 30 Nov 2017 03:20:27 UTC
Local time at epicenter: 2017-11-29 21:20:27 -06:00
Depth: 35.7 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.2965°N / 98.5074°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
5 km (3 mi) SE of Tecoyame (pop: 249) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (8 mi) S of San Nicolas (pop: 3,270) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (9 mi) WSW of Santo Domingo Armenta (pop: 2,580) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) SSW of Cuajinicuilapa (pop: 10,300) --> See nearby quakes!
27 km (17 mi) W of El Ciruelo (pop: 2,220) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) SSE of Juchitan (pop: 3,350) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) SSW of Ometepec (pop: 24,100) --> See nearby quakes!
46 km (29 mi) SE of Marquelia (pop: 6,550) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (30 mi) W of Pinotepa Nacional (pop: 29,600) --> See nearby quakes!
354 km (220 mi) S of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 1011 joules (98.6 megawatt hours, equivalent to 84.8 tons of TNT) More info
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.
|M 4.5||36 km||- 21km SSW of Cuajinicuilapa, Mexico||USGS|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.