Mag. 3.9 earthquake - OAXACA, MEXICO, on Friday, 20 July 2018 at 12:47 (GMT)
Minor magnitude 3.9 earthquake at 61 km depth
20 Jul 13:07 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 19 minutes.
Depth: 61.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.75°N / 97.82°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Pico de Orizaba (154 km / 96 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
0 km (0 mi) NNW of San Francisco Yosocuta (San Marcos Arteaga) (pop: 793)
12 km (7 mi) NW of San Andrés Dinicuiti (pop: 1,020)
13 km (8 mi) SW of Santiago Huajolotitlán (pop: 2,020)
16 km (10 mi) S of Zapotitlán Palmas (pop: 1,250)
25 km (16 mi) SE of Santiago Ayuquililla (pop: 1,450)
27 km (17 mi) WNW of Tamazulapam Villa del Progreso (Villa de Tamazulápam del Progreso) (pop: 5,030)
149 km (92 mi) SSE of Puebla City (pop: 1,434,100)
232 km (144 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 4.5 x 1010 joules (12.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 10.7 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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