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Weak mag. 3.7 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 35 km southwest of Pijijiapan, Chiapas, Mexico, on Wednesday, May 29, 2019 at 06:58 GMT

Weak mag. 3.7 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 35 km southwest of Pijijiapan, Chiapas, Mexico, on Wednesday, May 29, 2019 at 06:58 GMT Weak mag. 3.7 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 35 km southwest of Pijijiapan, Chiapas, Mexico, on Wednesday, May 29, 2019 at 06:58 GMT

Weak magnitude 3.7 earthquake at 83 km depth

29 May 13:34 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 7 hours.

Earthquake details

Date & timeMay 29, 2019 06:58:13 UTC
Local time at epicenter
StatusConfirmed
Magnitude3.7
Depth83.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude15.41°N / 93.36°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Antipode15.41°S / 86.64°E
Shaking intensityVery weak shaking
Felt0 reports
Primary data sourceEMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Nearest volcanoTacana (137 km / 85 mi)
Nearby towns and cities17 km (11 mi) SW of Los Mangos (pop: 15) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
21 km (13 mi) WSW of La Esperanza (El Zapotal) (pop: 1,030) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
29 km (18 mi) SSE of La Conquista (Pijijiapan) (pop: 473) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
33 km (20 mi) WSW of Joaquin Miguel Gutiérrez (Margaritas) (pop: 1,620) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
35 km (22 mi) SSW of Pijijiapan (pop: 16,900) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
37 km (23 mi) S of San Isidro (pop: 1,630) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
38 km (24 mi) W of Adolfo Lopez Mateos (pop: 521) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
49 km (31 mi) W of Mapastepec (pop: 17,900) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
51 km (32 mi) SSE of Manuel Avila Camacho (Ponte Duro) (pop: 1,780) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
758 km (471 mi) SE of Mexico (pop: 12,294,200) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Estimated seismic energy released2.2 x 1010 joules (6.22 megawatt hours, equivalent to 5.35 tons of TNT) | about seismic energy
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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.
Mag.DepthLocationSource
3.783 kmOffshore Chiapas, MexicoEMSC

Seismograms

Seismic station: COMITAN (CCIG/MX network) | Distance from quake: 163 km / 101 mi | Show on map | Station Info
Seismic station COMITAN: vertical movement plot around time of quake (source: IRIS/BUD)
Seismogram (vertical component) around time of quake. Thin dotted red line indicates time of quake. Seismic waves arrive some time later, depending on distance. Source: IRIS Buffer of Uniform Data (BUD) webtool
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User reports for this quake

User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
There are no user reports for this quake.

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