Light mag. 4.1 earthquake - Oaxaca, 118 km southwest of Coatzacoalcos (Veracruz), Mexico, on Sunday, 29 December 2019 at 17:39 (GMT) -
Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 127 km depth
29 Dec 18:02 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 23 minutes.
Depth: 127.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 17.2°N / 94.95°W (Mexico)
Nearest volcano: San Martín (154 km / 96 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
11 km (7 mi) SE of Donaji (pop: 2,360)
13 km (8 mi) NW of Cuauhtémoc (Matías Romero Avendaño) (pop: 2,260)
14 km (9 mi) NE of Palomares (pop: 3,760)
31 km (19 mi) NE of San Juan Guichicovi (pop: 4,280)
37 km (23 mi) NE of Matías Romero (pop: 21,100)
85 km (53 mi) N of Juchitán de Zaragoza (pop: 67,600)
189 km (118 mi) E of Oaxaca (pop: 262,600)
506 km (314 mi) SE of Mexico City (Ciudad de México) (pop: 12,294,200)
Primary data source: EMSC
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 1010 joules (24.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 21.3 tons of TNT) [learn more]
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
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|M 4.1||127 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.
Nuevo Vallarta / Very weak shaking (MMI II)