Moderato terremoto magnitudine 5.0 - Oaxaca, Mexico, lunedì, 02 aprile 1979

Moderato terremoto magnitudine 5.0 - Oaxaca, Mexico, lunedì, 02 aprile 1979

Moderate magnitude 5.0 earthquake at 33 km depth

Data & ora: 2 Apr 1979 03:46:05 UTC
Magnitudine: 5
Profondità: 33.0 km
Epicentro latitudine / longitudine: 16.084°N / 96.603°W (Messico)
Nearby towns and cities:
5 km NNO da Desviacion Copalita (Barrio Progreso) (pop: 181) --> Vedi sismi vicini
20 km E da San Baltazar Loxicha (pop: 2,180) --> Vedi sismi vicini
26 km NO da Pluma Hidalgo (pop: 587) --> Vedi sismi vicini
28 km S da Miahuatlan de Porfirio Diaz (Miahuatlán de Porfirio Díaz) (pop: 23,900) --> Vedi sismi vicini
29 km NNE da Santo Domingo de Morelos (pop: 1,620) --> Vedi sismi vicini
30 km ONO da San Mateo Piñas (pop: 297) --> Vedi sismi vicini
31 km SSO da Sitio de Xitlapehua (pop: 522) --> Vedi sismi vicini
33 km SO da San Cristobal Amatlan (pop: 4,100) --> Vedi sismi vicini
37 km O da San Juan Ozolotepec (pop: 615) --> Vedi sismi vicini
38 km SSE da San Simon Almolongas (pop: 1,270) --> Vedi sismi vicini
40 km SSE da San Nicolas (pop: 797) --> Vedi sismi vicini
40 km NNO da San Pedro Pochutla (pop: 13,700) --> Vedi sismi vicini
41 km NO da Huatulco (pop: 7,410) --> Vedi sismi vicini
42 km ENE da Santa Maria Colotepec (pop: 1,370) --> Vedi sismi vicini
43 km SO da San Jose (pop: 1,470) --> Vedi sismi vicini
49 km ONO da San Miguel del Puerto (pop: 779) --> Vedi sismi vicini
51 km S da Coatecas Altas (pop: 2,850) --> Vedi sismi vicini
53 km SO da San Pedro Martir Quiechapa (pop: 753) --> Vedi sismi vicini
53 km SO da San Pedro Martir Quiechapa (pop: 753) --> Vedi sismi vicini
55 km SSE da Ejutla de Crespo (pop: 9,750) --> Vedi sismi vicini
56 km ENE da Puerto Escondido (pop: 25,900) --> Vedi sismi vicini
56 km S da San Juan Lachigalla (pop: 1,080) --> Vedi sismi vicini
59 km SSO da Santa Maria Zoquitlan (pop: 1,690) --> Vedi sismi vicini
62 km SE da San Francisco Sola (pop: 1,070) --> Vedi sismi vicini
63 km OSO da Santa Maria Quiegolani (pop: 830) --> Vedi sismi vicini
65 km SSE da San Martin de los Canseco (pop: 816) --> Vedi sismi vicini
71 km SSE da Ayoquezco de Aldama (pop: 3,830) --> Vedi sismi vicini
73 km S da Yaxe (pop: 2,680) --> Vedi sismi vicini
73 km S da Santa Lucia Ocotlan (pop: 3,540) --> Vedi sismi vicini
76 km S da San Baltazar Chichicapam (pop: 2,410) --> Vedi sismi vicini
78 km S da San Miguel Tilquiapam (pop: 3,150) --> Vedi sismi vicini
79 km S da Ocotlan de Morelos (pop: 15,000) --> Vedi sismi vicini
458 km SE da Città del Messico (pop: 12,294,200) --> Vedi sismi vicini
Fonte dati primaria: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Stima dell'energia sismica liberata: 2 x 1012 joules (554 megawatt hours, equivalent to 477 tons of TNT) More info
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M 5.033 kmOaxaca, MexicoUSGS
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Aftershocks of the 5.0 quake Oaxaca, Mexico, 2 April 1979 03:46 GMT

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Moderate mag. 5.0 earthquake - Oaxaca, Mexico, on Monday, 2 April 1979 at 03:46 (GMT)
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