A moderate earthquake with magnitude 5.1 (ml/mb) was reported 62 kilometers (39 miles) from San Francisco del Mar in Mexico on Sunday. Date and time of earthquake in UTC/GMT: 24/03/19 / 2019-03-24 12:27:36 / March 24, 2019 @ 12:27 pm. Exact location of event, longitude -94.7383 West, latitude 15.6724 North, depth = 50.3 km. All ids that are associated to the event: us1000jkyx. Unique identifier: us1000jkyx. The earthquake was roughly at a depth of 50.3 km (31 miles). The 5.1-magnitude earthquake has occurred at 06:27:36 / 6:27 am (local time epicenter). A tsunami warning has not been issued (Does not indicate if a tsunami actually did or will exist).
Nearest city/cities or towns, with min 5000 pop, to epicentrum/hypocenter was El Espinal, Paredón, Santo Domingo Zanatepec. Nearby country/countries, Mexico (c. 112 469 000 pop) (That might be effected). The epicenter was 75 km (47 miles) from Salina Cruz (c. 73 600 pop), 90 km (56 miles) from Juchitán de Zaragoza (c. 67 600 pop), 90 km (56 miles) from Santo Domingo Tehuantepec (c. 37 400 pop), 89 km (56 miles) from Unión Hidalgo (c. 12 700 pop), 92 km (57 miles) from Chahuite (c. 9 800 pop), 78 km (49 miles) from Las Amilpas (c. 8 800 pop), 96 km (60 miles) from El Espinal (c. 7 800 pop).
In the past 24 hours, there have been one, in the last 10 days two, in the past 30 days five and in the last 365 days sixty-four earthquakes of magnitude 3.0 or greater that has struck near. Every year there are an estimated 1320 moderate earthquakes in the world. Earthquakes 5.0 to 6.0 may cause light damage to buildings and other structures.
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How did you respond? Did any furniture slide, topple over, or become displaced? Leave a comment or report about activity, shaking and damage at your home, city and country. Read more about the earthquake, Location, Distances, Seismometer information, Date-Time, Parameters and details about this quake, reported near: 62 km S of San Francisco del Mar, Mexico. This information comes from the USGS Earthquake Notification Service.
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