Mag. 3.8 earthquake - Puebla, Mexico, on Sunday, 5 May 2019 at 09:37 (GMT)
Minor magnitude 3.8 earthquake at 7 km depth
5 May 15:12 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 6 hours.
Depth: 7.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 19.26°N / 97.41°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Serdán-Oriental (6 km / 4 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
8 km (5 mi) WSW of Guadalupe Victoria (Puebla) (pop: 10,000)
13 km (8 mi) E of Zacatepec (Puebla) (pop: 10,200)
16 km (10 mi) N of Tlachichuca (Puebla) (pop: 7,100)
26 km (16 mi) ESE of Oriental (Puebla) (pop: 9,770)
56 km (35 mi) NW of Orizaba (Veracruz) (pop: 120,800)
60 km (37 mi) WSW of Xalapa (Veracruz) (pop: 424,800)
87 km (54 mi) ENE of Puebla City (pop: 1,434,100)
181 km (113 mi) E of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 3.2 x 1010 joules (8.78 megawatt hours, equivalent to 7.56 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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