Mag. 3.0 earthquake - Oaxaca, Mexico, on Tuesday, 6 August 2019 at 19:39 (GMT) -
Minor magnitude 3.0 earthquake at 3 km depth
7 Aug 05:36 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 10 hours.
Depth: 3.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.85°N / 97.69°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Pico de Orizaba (247 km / 153 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
4 km (3 mi) SW of Santa Cruz Itundujia (pop: 932)
11 km (7 mi) ENE of Asunción Atoyaquillo (Oaxaca) (pop: 975)
16 km (10 mi) W of Cañada de Galicia (Oaxaca) (pop: 500)
16 km (10 mi) SW of Aldama (pop: 554)
23 km (14 mi) NNE of Zaragoza (pop: 1,390)
32 km (20 mi) SE of Putla Villa de Guerrero (Oaxaca) (pop: 9,490)
79 km (49 mi) ENE of Ometepec (Guerrero) (pop: 24,100)
325 km (202 mi) SSE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 2 x 109 joules (554 kilowatt hours, equivalent to 0.477 tons of TNT) More info
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