Mag. 4.1 earthquake - 6.2 km north of La Luz, Villa de Tututepec de Melchor Ocampo, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Monday, 23 September 2019 at 04:30 (GMT) -
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Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 15 km depth
23 Sep 04:51 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 21 minutes.
Depth: 15.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.17°N / 97.59°W (Villa de Tututepec de Melchor Ocampo, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
4 km (2 mi) NNW of San Francisco de Arriba (pop: 208) --> See nearby quakes!
6 km (4 mi) N of La Luz (pop: 2,440) --> See nearby quakes!
16 km (10 mi) SSW of Tataltepec de Valdés (pop: 2,270) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (11 mi) WNW of Santiago Jocotepec (pop: 1,770) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (15 mi) WSW of San Miguel Panixtlahuaca (pop: 5,680) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (17 mi) ESE of Jamiltepec (pop: 10,100) --> See nearby quakes!
53 km (33 mi) ESE of Pinotepa Nacional (pop: 29,600) --> See nearby quakes!
64 km (40 mi) WNW of Puerto Escondido (pop: 25,900) --> See nearby quakes!
136 km (84 mi) SW of Oaxaca City (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
397 km (247 mi) SSE of Mexiko (Mexico City) (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 1010 joules (24.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 21.3 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.1||15 km||Oaxaca, Mexico||EMSC|
User reports for this quake (1)
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
Huatulco Oaxaca / Light shaking (MMI IV)