Minor mag. 3.5 earthquake - Offshore Oaxaca, Mexico on Saturday, 17 August 2019
18 Aug 02:24 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 10 hours.
Depth: 11.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.03°N / 98.52°W (Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
32 km (20 mi) SW of Llano Grande (pop: 1000)
32 km (20 mi) SW of Callejón de Rómulo (pop: 500)
33 km (21 mi) S of Tecoyame (pop: 200)
174 km (108 mi) SE of Acapulco de Juárez (pop: 652,100)
199 km (124 mi) SE of Chilpancingo (pop: 165,300)
383 km (238 mi) S of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 1.1 x 1010 joules (3.12 megawatt hours, equivalent to 2.68 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Sat, 17 Aug 16:19 UTC||M 3.5 / 11 km||Offshore Oaxaca, Mexico||EMSC|
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