Minor mag. 3.3 earthquake - Oaxaca, Mexico on Wednesday, 14 August 2019
14 Aug 13:14 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 6 hours.
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.22°N / 97.97°W (Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
1 km (1 mi) NW of Paso del Jiote (pop: 700)
1 km (1 mi) NE of Cerro de la Esperanza (pop: 900)
3 km (2 mi) E of Yuyaquita (pop: 100)
159 km (99 mi) SW of Santa Cruz Xoxocotlán (pop: 61,800)
163 km (101 mi) SW of Oaxaca (pop: 262,600)
377 km (234 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 5.6 x 109 joules (1.56 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.34 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Wed, 14 Aug 07:08 UTC||M 3.3 / 10 km||Oaxaca, Mexico||EMSC|
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