Mag. 4.4 earthquake - 71 km southwest of Salina Cruz, San Mateo del Mar, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Saturday, 28 December 2019 at 00:24 (GMT) -
Light magnitude 4.4 earthquake at 6 km depth
28 Dec 00:46 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 23 minutes.
Depth: 6.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.83°N / 95.66°W (Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
17 km (10 mi) SSE of Tapanalá (San Pedro Huamelula) (pop: 1,480)
18 km (11 mi) S of Santiago Astata (pop: 2,210)
19 km (12 mi) ESE of El Coyul (San Pedro Huamelula) (pop: 2,200)
51 km (32 mi) E of Crucecita (pop: 15,100)
63 km (39 mi) SW of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600)
71 km (44 mi) SW of Santo Domingo Tehuantepec (Tehuantepec) (pop: 37,400)
178 km (111 mi) SE of Oaxaca City (Oaxaca de Juarez) (pop: 255,000)
543 km (338 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 2.5 x 1011 joules (69.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 60 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|M 4.4||6 km||Offshore 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.
La Crucecita / Very weak shaking (MMI II)