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Moderate mag. 5.5 earthquake - Chiapas, Mexico on Monday, 12 August 2019

Moderate mag. 5.5 earthquake  - Chiapas, Mexico on Monday, 12 August 2019
Aug 12 20:51: Magnitude recalculated from 5.6 to 5.5.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 10.0 to 97.0 km.
Date & time: Monday, 12 August 2019 20:39 UTC
Magnitude: 5.5
Depth: 97.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.03°N / 93.46°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Tacana (163 km)
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 1.1*10^13 J (3.12 GWh / 2682 tons of TNT / 0.2 atomic bombs equivalent) [learn more]
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Data for same earthquake as reported from other agencies
TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
Mon, 12 Aug 2019
Mon, 12 Aug 20:39 UTCM 5.5 / 100 kmChiapas, MexicoEMSC
Mon, 12 Aug 20:39 UTCM 5.5 / 116.5 kmNear Coast of Chiapas, MexicoGeoAu
Mon, 12 Aug 20:39 UTCM 5.5 / 92.6 km14km SSE of Tonala, MexicoUSGS
Mon, 12 Aug 20:39 UTCM 5.6 / 67 kmNear Coast of Chiapas, MexicoBMKG

"I felt it" reports:
Lutheran Hospital, Fort Wayne, IN / MMI IV (Light shaking): I just came down from a 4th floor hospital & walked out to the parking lot, got in my car & as I opened my door & sat down in the drivers seat I felt dizzy & lightheaded - last time I felt that way I announced ‘that was an earthquake’ for whoever could hear me or wanted to listen. I just know. I looked around but no one else was in the parking lot.
Belize City / MMI III (Weak shaking)
(2852.4 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IX (Violent shaking)
Maywood CA / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Oaxaca (414.4 km WNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Lancaster, ca / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Estaba en mi lugar de trabajo en la ciudad de Méx (699.3 km WNW from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking): En el escritorio tengo un péndulo, empezó a mecerse levemente y después corrobore en la app que si había un registro de sismo (via app)
Belize City, Belize (551.9 km E from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking): Felt in Belize City
san cristobal de las casas / MMI III (Weak shaking): inside the restaurant you felt the ground rolling under your feet
Toluca Estado de México / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
San Cristobal / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Belize City / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Villahermosa, Tabasco (228.5 km NNE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)(via app)
San Cristóbal de las casas, chiapas / MMI VI (Strong shaking)
Ciudad de México / MMI III (Weak shaking): Muy ligero movimiento de objetos colgantes
Belama, Belize / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Belize City (559.6 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
Belize CIty (584.2 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking)
(179.9 km SE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI IV (Light shaking)(via app)
(113.6 km NE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
(566.2 km ENE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Belize City / MMI IV (Light shaking)
Atizapán de Zaragoza / not felt
Belize City / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Belize CIty / MMI III (Weak shaking)
(118.3 km NE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI VI (Strong shaking)(via app)
Belize City / MMI III (Weak shaking)
belize City / MMI II (Very weak shaking)
Villahermosa, Tabasco (227.7 km NNE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI III (Weak shaking): Not violent (via app)
(86.8 km NNE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)(via app)
(116.2 km NE from epicenter) [Map] / MMI V (Moderate shaking)(via app)
Belize City (Belize) (606 km E from epicenter)(no details): Light shaking in Belize City. (via EMSC)
Tuxtla Gutiérrez (Mexico) (102 km NE from epicenter)(no details): Se sintió levemente (via EMSC)
Álvaro Obregón (Mexico) (701 km NW from epicenter)(no details): My house is broken (via EMSC)
Belize City (Belize) (603 km E from epicenter)(no details): Slight jolt and seconds of rocking felt in Belize City (via EMSC)
Belize City (Belize) (600 km E from epicenter)(no details): Just felt house shake in Belize City. (via EMSC)
Belize City (Belize) (600 km E from epicenter)(no details): No (via EMSC)
Nacajuca (Mexico) (249 km N from epicenter)(no details): Slight feeling here in Tabasco but it moved the light fittings (via EMSC)
Centro (Mexico) (233 km N from epicenter)(no details): Moderate oscilation (via EMSC)
Salina Cruz (Mexico) (171 km W from epicenter)(no details): Se sintió fuerte (via EMSC)

 

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