Mag. 4.2 earthquake - Oaxaca, Mexico, on Sunday, 24 November 2019 at 12:59 (GMT) -
Light magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 131 km depth
24 Nov 13:22 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 22 minutes.
Depth: 131.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.7°N / 94.14°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: El Chichón (122 km / 76 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
9 km (5 mi) WSW of José Lopez Portillo (Chocomanatlan) (Santa María Chimalapa) (pop: 132)
19 km (12 mi) W of Monte Oreb (Cintalapa) (pop: 90)
33 km (20 mi) NE of Santo Domingo Zanatepec (pop: 7,030)
37 km (23 mi) N of El Espinal (pop: 7,620)
45 km (28 mi) N of Chahuite (pop: 9,840)
45 km (28 mi) W of Cintalapa de Figueroa (pop: 42,500)
110 km (68 mi) W of Tuxtla Gutiérrez (pop: 537,100)
608 km (378 mi) ESE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 1011 joules (35 megawatt hours, equivalent to 30.1 tons of TNT) More info
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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)
264.9 km W of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)