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Light mag. 4.7 earthquake - 32 km al OESTE de S PEDRO POCHUTLA, OAX (Mexico) on Wednesday, 11 March 2020

Light mag. 4.7 earthquake  - 32 km al OESTE de  S PEDRO POCHUTLA, OAX (Mexico) on Wednesday, 11 March 2020
11 Mar 14:00 UTC: First to report: SSN after 9 minutes.
Date & time: Wednesday, 11 March 2020 13:50 UTC
Local time at epicenter: 2020-03-11 07:50:44 (Hora de México)
Magnitude: 4.7
Depth: 15.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.81°N / 96.76°W (Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
1 km (0 mi) NW of Palma Larga (pop: 500)
1 km (1 mi) SW of El Macuil (pop: 100)
2 km (1 mi) E of Arroyo Arena (pop: 100)
140 km (87 mi) S of Oaxaca (pop: 262,600)
172 km (107 mi) SW of Salina Cruz (pop: 73,600)
474 km (295 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: SSN
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 1011 joules (197 megawatt hours, equivalent to 169 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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TimeMag. / DepthLocationSource
2020-03-11 07:50:44 (Hora de México) (11 Mar 13:50:44 UTC)M 4.7 / 15 km32 km al OESTE de S PEDRO POCHUTLA, OAX (Mexico)SSN
Wed, 11 Mar 13:50 UTCM 4.7 / 15 kmOaxaca, MexicoEMSC
2020-03-11 07:50:46 -06:00 (11 Mar 13:50:46 UTC)M 4.3 / 33.2 km21km NW of San Pedro Pochutla, MexicoUSGS

User reports for this quake (9)

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Puerto Escondido / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Puerto Escondido / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Playa agua blanca / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Woke me up, bed shaking, glass shower doors rattling, very loud
Mazunte / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Mazunte (8 km SSE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III)
San Pedro Mixtepec - Distr 22 - (Mexico, 64 km W of epicenter) : Shook the bed (reported through EMSC)
San Pedro Mixtepec - Distr 22 - (Mexico, 54 km W of epicenter) : Just shaking for 4 sec. (reported through EMSC)
Santa María Colotepec (Mexico, 50 km W of epicenter) : Just for 4 second (reported through EMSC)
Santa María Huatulco (Mexico, 30 km E of epicenter) : Really strong jolt (reported through EMSC)

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Light mag. 4.7 earthquake - 32 km al OESTE de S PEDRO POCHUTLA, OAX (Mexico) on Wednesday, 11 March 2020

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