Mag. 4.4 earthquake - OAXACA, MEXICO, on Wednesday, 28 February 2018 at 12:30 (GMT)

This quake was likely an aftershock of the 7.0 quake Oaxaca, Mexico, 16 February 23:39 UTC, which had occurred 12 days earlier.
Mag. 4.4 earthquake  - OAXACA, MEXICO, on Wednesday, 28 February 2018 at 12:30 (GMT)

Light magnitude 4.4 earthquake at 10 km depth

Date & time: 28 Feb 2018 12:30:05 UTC###AGESTRINGCOPY###
Magnitude: 4.4
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.86°N / 97.66°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Pico de Orizaba (245 km / 152 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
21 km (13 mi) SSW of Villa Chalcatongo de Hidalgo (Chalcatongo de Hidalgo) (pop: 2,450)
27 km (16 mi) ENE of San Juan Cabeza del Río (pop: 1,590)
34 km (21 mi) ESE of Putla Villa de Guerrero (pop: 9,490)
37 km (23 mi) ENE of Santa María Zacatepec (pop: 4,850)
40 km (25 mi) NNW of Santa Cruz Zenzontepec (pop: 16,800)
46 km (28 mi) S of Heroica Ciudad de Tlaxiaco (Centro) (pop: 14,600)
102 km (64 mi) WSW of Oaxaca City (pop: 255,000)
325 km (202 mi) SSE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 1011 joules (69.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 60 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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M 4.410 kmOAXACA, MEXICOEMSC

User reports for this quake (13)

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323.3 km NNW of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
San Pedro Chayuco Santiago Juxtlahuaca (53.4 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) (reported through our app)
(Mexico, 967 km NW of epicenter) : Si temblo o no .??? (reported through EMSC)
Tlajomulco de Zúñiga (Mexico, 745 km NW of epicenter) : Nothing! (reported through EMSC)
Ciudad de México (Mexico, 365 km NW of epicenter) : Se movió levemente el móvil de cada, zona Azcapotzalco CDMX (reported through EMSC)
Chimalhuacán (Mexico, 353 km NW of epicenter) : No se sintió (reported through EMSC)
Iztapalapa (Mexico, 348 km NW of epicenter) : Que miedo (reported through EMSC)
Tehuacán (Mexico, 239 km N of epicenter) : Nada, solo skyalert que por cierto funciona cada que se le antoja. Atentos porque están bloqueando las alertas!!! (reported through EMSC)
Ciudad de México (Mexico, 371 km NW of epicenter) : No sé sintió en el norte de la ciudad de México (reported through EMSC)
Naucalpan de Juárez (Mexico, 366 km NW of epicenter) : No senti nada (reported through EMSC)
Bei Nu Si Di Ya Nuo Ka Lan Sa (Mexico, 358 km NW of epicenter) : No fue perceptible. (reported through EMSC)
San Andrés Cholula (Mexico, 297 km NW of epicenter) : Sono la alarma de la udlap. Cholula (reported through EMSC)
Cuautla (Mexico, 293 km NW of epicenter) : Muy le leve (reported through EMSC)
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