Terremoto moderado mag. 5.1 - El Cedral, Oaxaca, 8.4 km SSE of Agua Fria Nazareno, Mexico, miércoles, 11 mar. 2020 -

Terremoto moderado mag. 5.1 - El Cedral, Oaxaca, 8.4 km SSE of Agua Fria Nazareno, Mexico, miércoles, 11 mar. 2020

Terremoto moderado magnitud 5.1 at 33 km depth

11 Mar 06:56 UTC: Primero en informar: INETER después de 12 minutos.
Mar 11 07:21: Magnitud recalculada de 5.2 a 5.1.
Profundidad recalculada de 16.0 a 33.0 km.
Fecha & hora: 11 Mar 2020 06:43:44 UTC -
Hora local al epicentro: 2020-03-11 00:43:44
Magnitud: 5.1
Profundidad: 33.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 17.561°N / 95.469°W (El Cedral, Estado de Oaxaca, México)
Volcán mas cercano: San Martín (120 km / 75 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
6 km al ESE de Nuevo San Martin (pop: 1,200) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
52 km al S de Isla (Veracruz) (pop: 26,300) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
73 km al SO de Acayucan (Veracruz) (pop: 50,900) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
75 km al SE de Loma Bonita (pop: 31,500) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
89 km al NNO de Matías Romero Avendaño (pop: 18,900) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
91 km al SE de Tuxtepec (pop: 101,800) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
92 km al OSO de Jaltipan de Morelos (Veracruz) (pop: 32,800) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
96 km al SSE de Cosamaloapan (Veracruz) (pop: 30,600) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
144 km al ENE de Oaxaca (pop: 255,000) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
438 km al ESE de Ciudad de México (Mexico City) (pop: 12,294,200) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
Fuente primaria de datos: INETER
Energía liberada estimada: 2.8 x 1012 joules (783 megawatt hours, equivalent to 674 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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M 5.133 km145 Km al noreste de Oaxaca, México (Mexico)INETER
M 4.946 km54 km al SUROESTE de J RODRIGUEZ CLARA, VER (Mexico)SSN
M 4.536 km44km SE of Playa Vicente, MexicoUSGS
M 4.550 kmOaxaca, MexicoEMSC
M 4.552 kmOaxaca, MexicoGFZ

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Mexico (433.6 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / not felt
Mexico (433.6 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / not felt
Mexico (433.6 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / not felt
Tomball (446.3 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) (reported through our app)
12831 / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Oaxaca (Mexico, 149 km SW of epicenter) : I was awakened from sleep to the house trembling for a matter of seconds (reported through EMSC)
Cuautlancingo (Mexico, 341 km NW of epicenter) : No sé sitio en Puebla zona de parque Finsa (reported through EMSC)
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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (5 quakes):
  • 12 Apr 2020 16:14 UTC
    | M 3.8 |
    124 km (77.1 mi) depth
    18 km (11 mi) distance
    | SSN | Details
  • 11 Apr 2020 09:34 UTC
    | M 3.5 |
    7 km (4.3 mi) depth
    16 km (10 mi) distance
    | SSN | Details
  • 17 Mar 2020 19:43 UTC
    | M 3.8 |
    51 km (31.7 mi) depth
    13 km (8 mi) distance
    | SSN | Details
  • 12 Mar 2020 16:27 UTC
    | M 4.0 |
    44 km (27.3 mi) depth
    9 km (5 mi) distance
    | SSN | Details
  • 11 Mar 2020 06:54 UTC
    | M 3.7 |
    45 km (28 mi) depth
    9 km (5 mi) distance
    | SSN | Details

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