Mag. 4.0 earthquake - Oaxaca, Mexico, on Saturday, 21 December 2019 at 05:54 (GMT) -
Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 18 km depth
21 Dec 06:17 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 23 minutes.
Depth: 18.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.01°N / 97.66°W (Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
4 km (2 mi) SE of El Tlacuache (pop: 132)
11 km (7 mi) W of Los Llanos del Espinal (pop: 132)
13 km (8 mi) E of El Azufre (Villa de Tututepec de Melchor Ocampo) (pop: 524)
14 km (8 mi) SSW of La Luz (pop: 2,440)
14 km (9 mi) SE of Rio Viejo (pop: 363)
35 km (22 mi) SSE of Santiago (pop: 10,100)
56 km (35 mi) SE of Pinotepa Nacional (pop: 29,600)
411 km (255 mi) SSE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 6.3 x 1010 joules (17.5 megawatt hours, equivalent to 15.1 tons of TNT) More info
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User reports for this quake (1)
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
La Manzanilla, jalisco / Very weak shaking (MMI II)