Mag. 3.4 earthquake - Oaxaca, Mexico, on Saturday, 7 September 2019 at 09:07 (GMT) -
Minor magnitude 3.4 earthquake at 59 km depth
7 Sep 16:50 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 8 hours.
Depth: 59.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 18.02°N / 98.03°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: Popocatépetl (128 km / 80 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
7 km (4 mi) SW of Texcalapa de Juárez (Petlalcingo, Puebla) (pop: 1,760)
7 km (5 mi) NNW of Santa Catarina Estancia (pop: 764)
8 km (5 mi) SE of San Juan Llano Grande (pop: 769)
13 km (8 mi) WNW of Francisco Ibarra Ramos (pop: 1,130)
16 km (10 mi) E of San Antonio Chiltepec (pop: 788)
20 km (13 mi) S of Acatlán de Osorio (Puebla) (pop: 16,300)
83 km (52 mi) SW of Tehuacan (Puebla) (pop: 248,700)
195 km (121 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 7.9 x 109 joules (2.21 megawatt hours, equivalent to 1.9 tons of TNT) [learn more]
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