Mag. 4.6 earthquake - OAXACA, MEXICO, on Sunday, 10 March 2019 at 06:16 (GMT)

Mag. 4.6 earthquake  - OAXACA, MEXICO, on Sunday, 10 March 2019 at 06:16 (GMT)

Light magnitude 4.6 earthquake at 80 km depth

10 Mar 06:36 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 20 minutes.
Date & time: 10 Mar 2019 06:16:35 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Magnitude: 4.6
Depth: 80.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.62°N / 96.84°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Pico de Orizaba (163 km / 101 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
37 km (23 mi) N of San Francisco Telixtlahuaca (pop: 9,000)
45 km (28 mi) ENE of Asunción Nochixtlán (pop: 10,000)
45 km (28 mi) SW of San Felipe Usila (pop: 4,840)
46 km (29 mi) N of Villa de Etla (pop: 7,290)
63 km (39 mi) NNW of Oaxaca City (pop: 255,000)
92 km (57 mi) SW of San Juan Bautista (pop: 101,800)
189 km (117 mi) SSW of Veracruz (pop: 428,300)
314 km (195 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 5 x 1011 joules (139 megawatt hours, equivalent to 120 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 4.680 kmOAXACA, MEXICOEMSC
M 4.376 km37km SSW of San Felipe Usila, MexicoUSGS

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Oaxaca / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Santa Cruz Xoxocotlán (68.1 km S of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Se sintió como si se hubiera undido
61.6 km SSE of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Oaxaca Centro / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Not too bad. We both immediately looked at each other and all the neighbors came out.
260.3 km WNW of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
64.6 km S of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
Oaxaca (Mexico, 59 km S of epicenter) : Sentí primero ruido de la ventana, no tanto un traqueteo, más bien un par de ruidos sueltos y noté algo pero no sabía si había temblado o no, de esto que notas algo y te quedas alerta porque no sabes si tembló o no, y enseguida un temblor breve pero muy claro, casi como una sacudida rápida y ya (reported through EMSC)
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