Strong mag. 6.2 earthquake - Off the Coast of Jalisco, Mexico, on Sunday, 21 November 1999 at 06:46 (GMT)
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Strong magnitude 6.2 earthquake at 33 km depth
Depth: 33.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.544°N / 107.168°W (Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
851 km (529 mi) W of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 1014 joules (35 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 30089 tons of TNT or 1.9 atomic bombs!) More info
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|M 6.2||33 km||off the coast of Jalisco, Mexico||USGS|
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Aftershocks of the 6.2 quake Off the Coast of Jalisco, Mexico, 21 November 1999 06:46 GMT
More infoRecorded aftershocks, latest first (2 quakes):
- 21 Feb 2000 16:31 UTC| M 5.0 |33 km (20.5 mi) depth|13 km (8 mi) distance| USGS | Details
- 21 Feb 2000 16:29 UTC| M 5.7 |33 km (20.5 mi) depth|10 km (6 mi) distance| USGS | Details