Mag. 4.5 earthquake - Offshore Oaxaca, Mexico, on Sunday, 3 November 2019 at 09:51 (GMT) -

Mag. 4.5 earthquake  - Offshore Oaxaca, Mexico, on Sunday, 3 November 2019 at 09:51 (GMT)

Light magnitude 4.5 earthquake at 25 km depth

3 Nov 10:11 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 20 minutes.
Date & time: 3 Nov 2019 09:51:18 UTC -
Magnitude: 4.5
Depth: 25.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.64°N / 95.82°W (Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
28 km (17 mi) SE of Barra de la Cruz (San Pedro Huamelula, Oaxaca) (pop: 735)
31 km (19 mi) S of El Coyul (San Pedro Huamelula, Oaxaca) (pop: 2,200)
37 km (23 mi) ESE of Crucecita (Oaxaca) (pop: 15,100)
42 km (26 mi) SSW of Santiago Astata (Oaxaca) (pop: 2,210)
44 km (27 mi) SE of Santa María Xadani (Oaxaca) (pop: 5,900)
58 km (36 mi) ESE of Santa María Huatulco (Oaxaca) (pop: 7,410)
186 km (115 mi) SSE of Oaxaca (pop: 262,600)
548 km (341 mi) SE of Mexico City (Ciudad de México) (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 3.5 x 1011 joules (98.6 megawatt hours, equivalent to 84.8 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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M 4.525 kmOffshore Oaxaca, MexicoEMSC

User reports for this quake (11)

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La Crucecita / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Santa Cruz Huatulco / Light shaking (MMI IV) : I happened to be awake. Three seconds of light rattling and shaking. Sounded like big truck driving by.
Tangolunda Bay / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Woke us up from our sleep
Huatulco / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Felt like a vehicle may have hit our building
Conejos (26.5 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) : It was a short rumble, shake. Maybe 3 seconds. Furniture jumped, the building made a snapping sound
Santa Cruz bahias de Huatulco / Light shaking (MMI IV) : One light and sustained movement which woke us then it was straightaway followed by a shorter sharper movement whereby cupboard doors rattled. Then nothing more.
Las brisas tangolunda bay huatulco / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Huatulco / Light shaking (MMI IV)
12.5 km NNW of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Huatulco / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Santa María Huatulco (Mexico, 57 km W of epicenter) : Quite a jolt! (reported through EMSC)
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