Minor mag. 3.0 earthquake - Oaxaca, Mexico on Wednesday, 14 August 2019
14 Aug 13:14 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 4 hours.
Depth: 34.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.13°N / 97.52°W (Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
2 km (1 mi) SW of Santa María Acatepec (pop: 1,200)
4 km (2 mi) S of Duva-Yoo (pop: 200)
5 km (3 mi) SW of El Mamey (pop: 300)
130 km (81 mi) SW of Santa Cruz Xoxocotlán (pop: 61,800)
134 km (83 mi) SW of Oaxaca (pop: 262,600)
404 km (251 mi) SE 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) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|Time||Mag. / Depth||Location||Source|
|Wed, 14 Aug 09:20 UTC||M 3.0 / 34 km||Oaxaca, Mexico||EMSC|
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