Strong mag. 6.3 earthquake - Off the Coast of Jalisco, Mexico, on Friday, 28 November 1930 at 07:32 (GMT)
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Strong magnitude 6.3 earthquake at 15 km depth
Depth: 15.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.779°N / 106.767°W (Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
806 km (501 mi) W of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 1014 joules (49.4 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 42502 tons of TNT or 2.7 atomic bombs!) More info
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|M 6.3||15 km||off the coast of Jalisco, Mexico||USGS|
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Aftershocks of the 6.3 quake Off the Coast of Jalisco, Mexico, 28 November 1930 07:32 GMT
More infoRecorded aftershocks, latest first (1 quakes):
- 02 Jan 1931 09:49 UTC| M 6.7 |20 km (12.4 mi) depth|71 km (44 mi) distance| USGS | Strong mag. 6.7 earthquake - Off the Coast of Jalisco, Mexico, on Friday, 2 January 1931 at 09:49 (GMT)