Leve terremoto magnitud 4.3 - Veracruz, Mexico, domingo, 25 feb. 1979

Leve terremoto magnitud 4.3 - Veracruz, Mexico, domingo, 25 feb. 1979

Light magnitude 4.3 earthquake at 171 km depth

Fecha & hora: 25 Feb 1979 10:22:30 UTC
Magnitud: 4.3
Profundidad: 171.0 km
Epicentro latitud / longitud: 17.456°N / 94.357°W (México)
Volcán mas cercano: San Martin Pajapan (102 km / 63 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
4 km al NE de Nueva Esperanza (pop: 98) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
15 km al E de Niños Héroes (pop: 1,060) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
22 km al NNE de Poblado 10 (pop: 3,320) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
23 km al NNO de Helio Garcia Alfaro (pop: 1,630) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
58 km al SSO de Las Choapas (pop: 42,700) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
64 km al SSE de Minatitlan (pop: 112,000) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
67 km al SSE de Cosoleacaque (pop: 22,500) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
68 km al SE de Jaltipan de Morelos (pop: 32,800) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
69 km al S de Nanchital de Lázaro Cárdenas del Río (Nanchital) (pop: 25,300) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
549 km al ESE de Ciudad de México (pop: 12,294,200) --> ¡Vea sismos cercanos!
Fuente primaria de datos: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Energía liberada estimada: 1.8 x 1011 joules (49.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 42.5 tons of TNT) More info
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M 4.3171 kmVeracruz, MexicoUSGS
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