Strong mag. 6.4 earthquake - Offshore Jalisco, Mexico, on Monday, 11 December 1995 at 14:09 (GMT)
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Strong magnitude 6.4 earthquake at 20 km depth
Depth: 20.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.926°N / 105.471°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Los Volcanes (186 km / 116 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
71 km (44 mi) SW of Benito Juarez (pop: 358) --> See nearby quakes!
82 km (51 mi) WSW of La Manzanilla (pop: 1,310) --> See nearby quakes!
87 km (54 mi) WSW of San Patricio (pop: 7,570) --> See nearby quakes!
97 km (60 mi) SSW of Campo Acosta (pop: 2,640) --> See nearby quakes!
101 km (63 mi) WSW of Cihuatlan (Cihuatlán) (pop: 18,200) --> See nearby quakes!
107 km (66 mi) SW of La Huerta (pop: 7,890) --> See nearby quakes!
115 km (71 mi) S of Tomatlan (Tomatlán) (pop: 9,030) --> See nearby quakes!
121 km (75 mi) W of Manzanillo (pop: 130,000) --> See nearby quakes!
149 km (93 mi) SW of Autlan de Navarro (pop: 45,400) --> See nearby quakes!
669 km (416 mi) W of Mexiko (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 1014 joules (69.8 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 60036 tons of TNT or 3.8 atomic bombs!) More info
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|M 6.4||20 km||offshore Jalisco, Mexico||USGS|
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Aftershocks of the 6.4 quake Offshore Jalisco, Mexico, 11 December 1995 14:09 GMT
More infoRecorded aftershocks, latest first (2 quakes):
- 11 Dec 1995 19:44 UTC| M 6.1 |20.3 km (12.6 mi) depth|38 km (24 mi) distance| USGS | Strong mag. 6.1 earthquake - Off the Coast of Jalisco, Mexico, on Monday, 11 December 1995 at 19:44 (GMT)
- 11 Dec 1995 19:11 UTC| M 5.8 |28 km (17.4 mi) depth|24 km (15 mi) distance| USGS | Details