Moderado terremoto magnitud 5.1 - Guerrero, Mexico, domingo, 28 ene. 1979

Moderado terremoto magnitud 5.1 - Guerrero, Mexico, domingo, 28 ene. 1979

Moderate magnitude 5.1 earthquake at 53 km depth

Fecha & hora: 28 Jan 1979 02:22:53 UTC
Magnitud: 5.1
Profundidad: 53.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 16.877°N / 98.133°W (México)
Volcán mas cercano: Popocatépetl (244 km / 152 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
4 km al ESE de Guadalupe Mano de Leon (pop: 625) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
15 km al NE de Xochistlahuaca (Tlacoachistlahuaca) (pop: 4,150) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
27 km al SO de Constancia del Rosario (pop: 1,210) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
27 km al SO de Putla Villa de Guerrero (pop: 10,900) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
36 km al NE de Ometepec (pop: 24,100) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
39 km al ENE de Igualapa (pop: 2,860) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
46 km al SE de Metlatonoc (pop: 3,590) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
49 km al NNO de San Pedro Jicayan (pop: 4,710) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
49 km al SE de Cochoapa el Grande (pop: 2,610) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
50 km al NNE de Santa María Cortijo (pop: 1,080) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
50 km al NNO de San Juan Colbrado (pop: 5,560) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
52 km al N de San Miguel Tlacamama (pop: 2,000) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
52 km al ENE de Azoyu (Azoyú) (pop: 4,210) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
53 km al NNO de Pinotepa de Don Luis (pop: 5,690) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
54 km al NNE de Cuajinicuilapa de Santa Maria (pop: 10,300) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
58 km al NNE de San José Estancia Grande (pop: 960) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
60 km al NNO de San Lorenzo (pop: 2,080) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
60 km al N de Pinotepa (pop: 29,600) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
61 km al ENE de Juchitan (pop: 3,350) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
63 km al NO de San Agustin Chayuco (pop: 2,000) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
65 km al SO de Heroica Ciudad de Tlaxiaco (Centro) (pop: 17,500) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
65 km al NNO de San Andrés Huaxpaltepec (pop: 4,150) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
68 km al NNO de Santa Catarina Mechoacan (Santa Catarina Mechoacán) (pop: 4,500) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
68 km al NNO de Santa Maria Huazolotitlan (pop: 4,760) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
70 km al S de Silacayoapam (pop: 2,090) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
70 km al SE de Malinaltepec (pop: 1,190) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
71 km al S de Ixpantepec Nieves (pop: 687) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
74 km al NNO de Jamiltepec (pop: 10,100) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
74 km al NO de Santiago Tetepac (pop: 1,230) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
80 km al ENE de Marquelia (pop: 6,550) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
151 km al O de Oaxaca (pop: 255,000) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
303 km al SSE de Ciudad de México (pop: 12,294,200) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
Fuente primaria de datos: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Energía liberada estimada: 2.8 x 1012 joules (783 megawatt hours, equivalent to 674 tons of TNT) More info
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MagnitudProfundidadUbicaciónFuente
M 5.153 kmGuerrero, MexicoUSGS
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