Mag. 3.1 earthquake - Oaxaca, Mexico, on Saturday, 4 May 2019 at 02:30 (GMT)
Minor magnitude 3.1 earthquake at 62 km depth
4 May 13:14 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 11 hours.
Depth: 62.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.79°N / 97.85°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Pico de Orizaba (151 km / 94 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
6 km (4 mi) NW of San Francisco Yosocuta (Oaxaca) (pop: 793)
9 km (6 mi) WSW of San Diego (Oaxaca) (pop: 206)
32 km (20 mi) WNW of Tamazulapam Villa del Progreso (Villa de Tamazulápam del Progreso, Oaxaca) (pop: 5,030)
50 km (31 mi) SSE of Acatlan de Osorio (Acatlán de Osorio, Puebla) (pop: 16,300)
61 km (38 mi) NNW of Heroica Ciudad de Tlaxiaco (Centro, Oaxaca) (pop: 17,500)
89 km (55 mi) SSW of Tehuacan (Puebla) (pop: 248,700)
144 km (89 mi) SSE of Puebla City (pop: 1,434,100)
227 km (141 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 2.8 x 109 joules (783 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.674 tons of TNT) More info
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