Mag. 4.4 earthquake - 2.3 km northwest of Jalipa, Manzanillo, Colima, Mexico, on Saturday, 21 December 2019 at 12:06 (GMT) -

Mag. 4.4 earthquake  - 2.3 km northwest of Jalipa, Manzanillo, Colima, Mexico, on Saturday, 21 December 2019 at 12:06 (GMT)

Light magnitude 4.4 earthquake at 19 km depth

21 Dec 12:27 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 20 minutes.
Date & time: 21 Dec 2019 12:06:33 UTC -
Magnitude: 4.4
Depth: 19.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 19.14°N / 104.28°W (Manzanillo, Colima, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Colima (81 km / 50 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
2 km (1 mi) NW of Jalipa (pop: 2,190) --> See nearby quakes!
7 km (4 mi) ENE of Manzanillo (pop: 130,000) --> See nearby quakes!
9 km (6 mi) NNW of El Colomo (pop: 10,300) --> See nearby quakes!
32 km (20 mi) ESE of Cihuatlan (Cihuatlán, Jalisco) (pop: 18,200) --> See nearby quakes!
34 km (21 mi) SW of Minatitlan (pop: 4,690) --> See nearby quakes!
40 km (25 mi) NW of Ciudad de Armeria (Ciudad de Armería) (pop: 15,900) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (30 mi) WNW of Tecoman (pop: 85,700) --> See nearby quakes!
59 km (36 mi) WSW of Ciudad de Villa de Alvarez (pop: 117,600) --> See nearby quakes!
59 km (37 mi) WSW of Colima (pop: 137,400) --> See nearby quakes!
542 km (337 mi) W of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 1011 joules (69.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 60 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 4.419 kmColima, MexicoEMSC

User reports for this quake (10)

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Malaque / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Manzanillo / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Sleeping upstairs. Awoken at approx 6am by a jolt and shaking that lasted a couple seconds. Doors rattled.
Manzanillo / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Sleeping upstairs and woken by a jolt and shaking that lasted a couple of seconds around 6am. Doors rattled.
barra de navidad / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : short duration almost a quick 1 second rumble
Manzanillo / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Woke up during sleep, felt bed was shaking for approx 5 seconds.
Manzanillo / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Woke me up, vibration fel for a couple of seconds
Melaque, Jalisco, Mexico / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Felt one jolt
Melaque / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : I wake up after feeling a shake and my brother felt it too here in Melaque
Barr de Navidad / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Barra de Navidad / Light shaking (MMI IV)
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Mag. 4.4 earthquake - 2.3 km northwest of Jalipa, Manzanillo, Colima, Mexico, on Saturday, 21 December 2019 at 12:06 (GMT)
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