Mag. 4.8 earthquake - 64 km southeast of Salina Cruz, Oaxaca, Mexico, on 2020-05-28 10:15:44 -

Mag. 4.8 earthquake  - 64 km southeast of Salina Cruz, Oaxaca, Mexico, on 2020-05-28 10:15:44

Light magnitude 4.8 earthquake at 19 km depth

28 May 16:21 UTC: First to report: INETER after 5 minutes.
May 28 16:35: Magnitude recalculated from 4.7 to 4.8.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 10.0 to 19.0 km.
Date & time: 28 May 2020 04:15:44 UTC -
Local time at epicenter: 2020-05-28 10:15:44
Magnitude: 4.8
Depth: 19.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.795°N / 94.745°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Apas-Navenchauc (231 km / 144 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
49 km (30 mi) SSE of Santa Maria del Mar (pop: 771)
53 km (33 mi) SSE of San Mateo del Mar (pop: 5,730)
64 km (40 mi) SE of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600)
65 km (40 mi) SSW of Las Amilpas (pop: 8,800)
77 km (48 mi) SSE of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800)
79 km (49 mi) SE of Santo Domingo Tehuantepec (Tehuantepec) (pop: 42,100)
205 km (127 mi) WSW of Tuxtla Gutiérrez (pop: 537,100)
616 km (383 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: INETER
Estimated released energy: 1 x 1012 joules (278 megawatt hours, equivalent to 239 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 4.819 km65 Km al sureste de Salina Cruz, México (Mexico)INETER
M 4.448 kmOffshore Oaxaca, MexicoEMSC
M 4.621 km74 km al SURESTE de SALINA CRUZ, OAX (Mexico)SSN
M 4.448 km51km S of San Francisco del Mar, MexicoUSGS

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grantsville maryland (3072.8 km NNE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : I was lying in bed and felt a shake it shook tables a tiny bit.
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