Mag. 4.1 earthquake - North Pacific Ocean, 11 km west of Puerto Escondido, Mexico, on Monday, 14 October 2019 at 03:30 (GMT) -
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Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 9 km depth
14 Oct 03:46 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 16 minutes.
Depth: 9.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.88°N / 97.18°W (North Pacific Ocean, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
6 km (4 mi) SW of Las Tres Palmas (San Pedro Mixtepec -Dto. 22 -) (pop: 257) --> See nearby quakes!
11 km (7 mi) W of Puerto Escondido (pop: 25,900) --> See nearby quakes!
13 km (8 mi) SE of San José Manialtepec (pop: 933) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) S of Santos Reyes Nopala (pop: 5,200) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) W of Santa Maria Colotepec (pop: 1,370) --> See nearby quakes!
39 km (24 mi) SE of Santiago Jocotepec (pop: 1,770) --> See nearby quakes!
42 km (26 mi) SSE of Santa Catarina Juquila (pop: 5,320) --> See nearby quakes!
47 km (29 mi) WSW of San Baltazar Loxicha (pop: 2,180) --> See nearby quakes!
80 km (50 mi) SW of Miahuatlan de Porfirio Diaz (Miahuatlán de Porfirio Díaz) (pop: 23,900) --> See nearby quakes!
445 km (277 mi) SSE of 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||9 km||Offshore Oaxaca, Mexico||EMSC|
User reports for this quake (2)
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
Puerto Escondido / Light shaking (MMI IV)
11 km E of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III)