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Light mag. 4.7 earthquake - OFFSHORE OAXACA, MEXICO on Monday, 12 November 2018
Depth: 16.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.51°N / 97.78°W
Nearest volcano: Pico de Orizaba
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 1011
joules (197 megawatt hours, equivalent to 169 tons of TNT) [learn more
Date & time: Monday, 12 November 2018 15:54 UTC
Data for the same earthquake reported by other agencies
|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Mon, 12 Nov 2018|
|Mon, 12 Nov 15:54 UTC||M 4.4 / 21.3 km||- 16km SSW of Santa Catarina Juquila, Mexico||USGS|
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