Magnitude 6.5 - OAXACA, MEXICO
2008 February 12 12:50:20 UTC
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|Depth||99.6 km (61.9 miles)|
|Distances||70 km (40 miles) WNW of Tonala, Chiapas, Mexico|
105 km (65 miles) ENE of Salina Cruz, Oaxaca, Mexico
445 km (275 miles) WNW of GUATEMALA CITY, Guatemala
620 km (385 miles) ESE of MEXICO CITY, D.F., Mexico
|Location Uncertainty||horizontal +/- 4.9 km (3.0 miles); depth +/- 10.3 km (6.4 miles)|
|Parameters||Nph=195, Dmin=752.5 km, Rmss=1.02 sec, Gp= 43°,|
M-type=regional moment magnitude (Mw), Version=9
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Power outages occurred in the Tuxtla Gutierrez area. Felt (V) at Huatulco; (IV) at Jalapa, Oaxaca, San Cristobal de las Casas and Villahermosa; (III) at Huajuapan, Mexico, Puerto Escondido and Tuxtla Gutierrez. Also felt at Arriaga, Cancun, Cintalapa, Coatepec, Comitan, Cozumel, El Espinal, Etla, Mitla, Paraiso, Pochutla, Tapachula, Tehuacan, Tehuantepec, Tierra Blanca, Tuxpan, Tuxtepec, Veracruz and Xico. Felt (II) at Belize City and San Pedro, Belize. Also felt at Orange Walk and San Ignacio. Felt (II) at Guatemala, Guatemala. Also felt at Flores and Quetzaltenango.
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