Moderate mag. 5.6 earthquake - San Francisco del Mar, 4.9 km west of San Francisco Ixhuatan, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Sunday, 5 January 2020 at 04:40 (GMT) -

Moderate mag. 5.6 earthquake  - San Francisco del Mar, 4.9 km west of San Francisco Ixhuatan, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Sunday, 5 January 2020 at 04:40 (GMT)

Moderate magnitude 5.6 earthquake at 10 km depth

5 Jan 04:47 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 7 minutes.
Jan 5 04:50: Magnitude recalculated from 5.8 to 5.6.
Date & time: 5 Jan 2020 04:40:41 UTC -
Magnitude: 5.6
Depth: 10.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.35°N / 94.53°W (San Francisco del Mar, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: El Chichón (178 km / 111 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
5 km (3 mi) W of San Francisco Ixhuatan (pop: 5,410) --> See nearby quakes!
9 km (6 mi) E of Las Amilpas (pop: 8,800) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (10 mi) SSW of Huanacastal (pop: 783) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (11 mi) NE of San Francisco del Mar Viejo (pop: 4,030) --> See nearby quakes!
19 km (12 mi) W of Yerba Santa (Santo Domingo Zanatepec) (pop: 706) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) SW of Santo Domingo Zanatepec (pop: 7,250) --> See nearby quakes!
25 km (15 mi) E of San Dionisio del Mar (pop: 3,140) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) ESE of Union Hidalgo (Unión Hidalgo) (pop: 13,700) --> See nearby quakes!
247 km (153 mi) ESE of Oaxaca City (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
595 km (370 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: GFZ
Estimated released energy: 1.6 x 1013 joules (4.4 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 3788 tons of TNT or 0.2 atomic bombs!) More info
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MagnitudeDepthLocationSource
M 5.610 kmOaxaca, MexicoGFZ
M 6.088 kmOaxaca, MexicoEMSC
M 5.699 kmOaxaca, MexicoGeoAu
M 5.897 km6km S of Santo Domingo Zanatepec, MexicoUSGS
M 5.875 kmOaxaca, MexicoBMKG

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La Crucecita, Hotel Villablanca / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Kalar / Violent shaking (MMI IX)
San Pablo Huixtepec Oaxaca, Mexico (245.7 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Scary.
Zone 1 Huehuetenango, Huehuetenango Guatemala (347.7 km ESE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Felt like a passing truck, except passing trucks don’t usually shake my building. Decorations were wobbling some, the mirror most noticeably.
Oaxaca City (244.7 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : What really surprised me was that I could hear a kind of roaring noise during the shaking. The furniture was moving around kind of chattering on the tile floor.
225.2 km WNW of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Bed vibration lasting several seconds woke me. Strange noise. By the time I realized what was happening it was over.
Puerto escondido / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Oaxaca / Violent shaking (MMI IX)
Salina cruz (76.7 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : We were in a hotel on the bottom floor. The shaking felt elongated, and as if it had a secondary quake. It felt stronger than others this past year, probably because I was closer to the epicenter.
Tanivet, oax, mex / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Ciudad Oaxaca (247.5 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Oaxaca City (246.9 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : One shake was hard enough to get me up to grab my glasses and stand near a doorway, jic
Puerto Escondido / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Añasco Puerto Rico / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Estaba durmiendo y me despertó el movimiento de la cama bastante fuerte y me fui al baño y empezaron a chocar unas copas que tengo en la antesala. 6:30am en Añasco, puerto Rico
77.4 km W of epicenter [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : It was strong, some things fell and all my neighbors were alarmed. At least we haven't gotten any important retort.
Venustiano Carranza, Mexico City / not felt : There were seismic warnings via earthquake alert apps more than 2 minutes ahead of the seismic waves. Finally, I could notice movement in hanging objects but it was humanly imperceptible even as I stayed still in an attenpt to feel it.
Puerto Morelos / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
277.7 km W of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Light trembling, then after 10 secs of silence one bigger move.
254.2 km WNW of epicenter [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : A mild light shake.
656.7 km E of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III)
34.8 km E of epicenter [Map] / Violent shaking (MMI IX)
Txina / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Oaxaca de Juárez (213 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Gently long powerful swing with sirens sounding all over the city!
247.8 km WNW of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Short but kind of strong shaking
Oaxaca city / Light shaking (MMI IV)
tlalixstac de Cabrera, Oaxaca, Mexico (241.7 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Between light and moderate shaking that lasted several minutes.
La Crucecita, Huatulco / Light shaking (MMI IV) : As a vibrating packer used for paving was outside and we could feel it in bed at 9:45, in our 3rd floor loft condo, constructed of concrete. Lasted about 6-8 seconds.
Salina Cruz Oaxaca / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : Strong and 15 seconds long
Oaxaca de juarez, oaxaca, mexico / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : A slight back and forth shaking, while seated, of two seconds or so. No other manifestation.
Los angeles / Light shaking (MMI IV)
246.9 km WNW of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Zipolite / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Was woke up wth my bed shaking in zipolite oaxaca
Colonia Estrella / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Oaxaca de Juárez / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Puerto Escondido / Weak shaking (MMI III) : While in the Bed I felt the bed was Shaking for a while.
tlalixstac de Cabrera, Oaxaca, Mexico / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Somewhere between light and moderate shaking that continued for about 3-4 minutes.
247 km WNW of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Belize city (670.9 km E of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
San cristobal de la casas / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Light shaking two shakes with a small gap in between
218.5 km WNW of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
643.5 km E of epicenter [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : Slight tremor
Tuxtla Gutiérrez Chiapas / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Moderate shaking in circles for about 5 to 10 seconds. Objects moved. Felt the need of going outside, but the shake stopped very soon.
Now Sapphire Resort, Quinta Roo / not felt
Hotel Mision San felipe / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Heard sirens first then a mild shaking in hotel bed. Third one I felt since arriving Dec 28, other two in Huatulco last week. Interestingly I am from Vancouver and have never felt one before other than Mt St Helen's.
Mazunte / Light shaking (MMI IV)
595.1 km E of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Lying in Bed heard a sound and a little shake then a minute later a second shake.
183.5 km N of epicenter [Map] / Violent shaking (MMI IX)
Huatulco / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : The tremor lasted longer than usual
San Jose del Pacifico / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Awoken by shaking building as well as other family members.
Oaxaca de Juarez, Oaxaca (247 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : On second story of older building, very obvious shaking in three stages each a few seconds apart (reported through our app)
Santiago Jamiltepec, Oaxaca / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
Barrio Guadalupe, San Cristóbal, Chiapas / Light shaking (MMI IV) : It felt like two tremors with a slight pause in between. Lasted longer than usual.
472.2 km ESE of epicenter [Map] / not felt (reported through our app)
Oaxaca / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Eating at a restaurant. Felt table shaking and then noticed the hanging lights swinging. Staff quickly made all patrons move into a open courtyard area.
643.6 km ENE of epicenter [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Xoxocotlán / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Huatulco (194.7 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : Lasted upwards of 10 seconds
Puerto Escondido Oaxaca / Strong shaking (MMI VI) : Short like 3 seconds. Strong rocking.
Santa Cruz Oaxaca México / Light shaking (MMI IV) : It wasn't that much here in huatulco but some people got scared
Belize orange walk town / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
oaxaca / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Cuernavaca, Morelos / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : Estaba en mi cama y senti un ligero temblor, soy de Cuernavaca y si se sintió aquí, busqué en internet y vi que si hubo un sismo
Oaxaca (239.9 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Villa Morelos Chiapas (93.3 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Huatulco México / Light shaking (MMI IV)
378.1 km NW of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
Oaxaca de Juarez / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Secrets resort Huatulco / Weak shaking (MMI III)
la crucecita / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Huatulco / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Short amount of shaking for about 3 seconds at the Secrets resort.
Santa cruz huatalco (183.8 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
688.7 km ENE of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
Ciudad Del Carmen / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Oaxaca city / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Belize City (685.7 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Bed vibrated a little for a short while then repeated after a couple minutes
Huatulco / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Lindavista cdmx (599 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Lasted some 25 seconds, light shaking (reported through our app)
San Pablo Villa de Mitla / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Santa Cruz Xoxocotlan (248.8 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Felt
Santa María del tule / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Long one
380.2 km NW of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
Veracruz (355.6 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : I was un bed watching tv
Oaxaca de Juarez / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Belize Cayo / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Oaxaca City / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : Broadcast alarm was worse than shaking but grateful for it.
Belize City / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Orange Walk Town Belize / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Belize City / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Oaxaca City 10:45 pm lat 17 04 36 N,; lon 96 43 / Moderate shaking (MMI V) : Woke me with the shaking.
Zipolite / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : A couple of shakes and that's it
Oaxaca de Juárez / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Veracruz, Veracruz / Light shaking (MMI IV) : First time feeling this, but from your discription it felt between weak and light shaking.
Puerto Escondido (277.7 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Laying in bed the beds shook in both bedrooms. Ceiling fan started rocking. Repeated 2 or 3 times
San Lorenzo Cacaotepec / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Windows and door where shaking
Oaxaca de Juarez / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Santa cruz, huatulco / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Shaking and growling, we were on second floor of concrete structure. Lasted longer than expected, maybe 8 seconds. No dishes clanking. People felt it and came onto their balconies
Belize City (672.7 km E of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
636.6 km ENE of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Tapachula linda Playa (291.4 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Oaxaca city (246.4 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Veracruz,Ver. (360.3 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Se sintió ligero y demoró su transición (reported through our app)
Agencia Donaji, Oaxaca de Juarez / not felt : In a taxi at the time, did not feel any shaking
Puerto Escondido / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Matías Romero, Oaxaca (63.5 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
177.6 km WSW of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Tapachula Chiapas. Strong and long (291.1 km SE of epicenter) [Map] / Very strong shaking (MMI VII) : Little strong and long. (reported through our app)
Hotel camba Oaxaca de Juárez / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Wife's bed was moving
Oaxaca de Juarez (247.5 km WNW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Oaxaca, Mexico / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Oaxaca de Juarez, centro / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Belize City, Belize (678.6 km E of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
246.9 km WNW of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III)
701 Carbonara, Oaxaca / Weak shaking (MMI III) : I felt the bed shake twice. I noticed the water in the dispenser ebb and flow for a minute. I knew it was a mild tremor
La Crucecita / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Mild shaking
Palenque (313.8 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Tangolunda / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Building making noise Glass door rattling Felt shaking indoors Somewhat alarming as this was 1st earthquake experience
706.2 km E of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
488.5 km NW of epicenter [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : Leve movimiento de los colgantes! (reported through our app)
Tehuacán Puebla / Light shaking (MMI IV) : A moderate movement, brief, no panic at all
Punta Arrocito / Light shaking (MMI IV)
246.7 km WNW of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
208.1 km ENE of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
Santa Cruz huatulco (183.6 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
243.7 km WNW of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) (reported through our app)
Caye caulker / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Huatulco (190.1 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
San Pedro, Belize (664.7 km E of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Boca del rio, Veracruz / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Puerto Escondido, Oaxaca / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : Very light shaking
San Cristobal (206.9 km ENE of epicenter) [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III)
Spanish Lookout (613.9 km E of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Huatulco Mexico / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Secrets resort / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Spanish Lookout / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Bahía Los Conejos / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Belize City / Weak shaking (MMI III)
682.7 km ENE of epicenter [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Puerto Escondido (216.3 km WSW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Spanish Lookout, / Weak shaking (MMI III)
683.1 km E of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III)
602.3 km NW of epicenter [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
Oaxaca de Juárez / Light shaking (MMI IV)
653.8 km ENE of epicenter [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Orange walk town, Belize / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Miahuatlan de Porfirio Díaz oaxaca (218.4 km W of epicenter) [Map] / Strong shaking (MMI VI) (reported through our app)
Oaxaca City / Light shaking (MMI IV)
495.2 km NW of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
Belize / Very weak shaking (MMI II)
Guatemala city zone 13 (472.4 km ESE of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) (reported through our app)
Oluta, veracruz (179.9 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
565.2 km WNW of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III) (reported through our app)
Xalapa (Mexico, 442 km NW of epicenter) : Muy leve. (reported through EMSC)
Oaxaca (Mexico, 260 km W of epicenter) : Shaking bed (reported through EMSC)
Santa María Huatulco (Mexico, 217 km W of epicenter) : A good 30 seconds of shaking, not strong enough to knock anything over but enough that you definitely knew it was a quake (reported through EMSC)
Tuxtla Gutierrez (Mexico, 140 km E of epicenter) : A rhythmic back and forth movement lasted 30-45 seconds (reported through EMSC)
San Pedro (Belize, 700 km E of epicenter) : Water in glass making waves, seemed to last several minutes (reported through EMSC)
Belize City (Belize, 667 km E of epicenter) : Felt 2 shakes the 1st one was a bit strong I’m the only one who felt is as I was watching TV. (reported through EMSC)
Orange Walk (Belize, 644 km E of epicenter) : Was in bed watching Netflix and the bed shook for almost 20 seconds. (reported through EMSC)
Orange Walk (Belize, 644 km E of epicenter) : Just a sudden and brief shake. (reported through EMSC)
Orange Walk (Belize, 644 km E of epicenter) : I was on my bed watching movie when it shook for seconds. (reported through EMSC)
(Belize, 612 km E of epicenter) : Slight earthquake. (reported through EMSC)
Belmopan (Belize, 605 km E of epicenter) : Felt tremors from what I am assuming is a quake in the region. (reported through EMSC)
Gustavo A Madero (Mexico, 605 km NW of epicenter) : Movimiento de objetos. Sin sentirse (reported through EMSC)
Cayo (Belize, 583 km E of epicenter) : Felt mild buy my bed shook a bit (reported through EMSC)
Córdoba (Mexico, 387 km NW of epicenter) : Cordoba, Veracruz Mexico. Very light felt and it awakened me. No sway in lights (reported through EMSC)
Santa María Huatulco (Mexico, 217 km W of epicenter) : Light and then stronger, then almost stoped, then started stronger again. (reported through EMSC)
Santa María Huatulco (Mexico, 200 km W of epicenter) : In bed, it was shaking / rolling pretty good (reported through EMSC)
Salina Cruz (Mexico, 91 km W of epicenter) : Lo sentí muy fuerte, quizás sea originado por el proyecto del corredor turístico (reported through EMSC)
Belize City (Belize, 662 km E of epicenter) : Just light rolling. Others in house did not notice but I was seated and felt it (reported through EMSC)
Belize City (Belize, 662 km E of epicenter) : Was laying on the bed and felt moderate tremors (reported through EMSC)
Belize (Belize, 643 km E of epicenter) : Very light vibrating feel on Southside of Belize City. (reported through EMSC)
Orange Walk (Belize, 640 km E of epicenter) : It just felt like 3 pulses since i was sitting down (reported through EMSC)
Álvaro Obregón (Mexico, 614 km NW of epicenter) : Muy leve percepción, de nula a leve. (reported through EMSC)
Gustavo A Madero (Mexico, 614 km NW of epicenter) : Empezó muy suave e incrementó al final, oscilatorio pero tranquilo (reported through EMSC)
Benito Juárez (Mexico, 609 km NW of epicenter) : Empezó con un jalón, luego se empezó a mover en redondo. (reported through EMSC)
San Andrés Cholula (Mexico, 512 km NW of epicenter) : Se sintió un ligero movimiento pero muy leve (reported through EMSC)
Puebla (Mexico, 507 km NW of epicenter) : Muy ligero en la ciudad de Puebla (reported through EMSC)
Tehuacán (Mexico, 397 km NW of epicenter) : Se sintio un tiron suave (reported through EMSC)
Córdoba (Mexico, 393 km NW of epicenter) : Very light. 15 second felt while in bed but light fixtures did not sway. (reported through EMSC)
(Guatemala, 330 km SE of epicenter) : Duro cerca de 30 segundos en Guatemala (reported through EMSC)
San Pedro Mixtepec - Distr 22 - (Mexico, 300 km W of epicenter) : Laying in bed and felt a slight rocking effect. (reported through EMSC)
San Pedro Mixtepec - Distr 22 - (Mexico, 300 km W of epicenter) : Se sentía la cama moviendo durante 30 segundos (reported through EMSC)
(Mexico, 288 km W of epicenter) : Bed shaking for over a minute. House rocking.. ( natural building materials) (reported through EMSC)
Lerdo de Tejada (Mexico, 279 km NW of epicenter) : Se Sintio Bien Culero ALV (reported through EMSC)
Oaxaca (Mexico, 266 km W of epicenter) : Shook the bed for almost a minute (reported through EMSC)
Oaxaca (Mexico, 266 km W of epicenter) : Light shaking, heard alarms sounding. (reported through EMSC)
San Pedro Pochutla (Mexico, 244 km W of epicenter) : Very light (reported through EMSC)
Santa María Huatulco (Mexico, 221 km W of epicenter) : Felt like two "waves" in the concrete condo we are in. The hair on my arms stood straight up. (reported through EMSC)
Teapa (Mexico, 206 km NE of epicenter) : Fue algo fuerte, desde Teapa, Tabasco , México (reported through EMSC)
Coatzacoalcos (Mexico, 196 km NW of epicenter) : swarm from Oaxaca for at least a week. Strongest was tis one. Usually last only a few seconds, this one longer. (reported through EMSC)
San Cristóbal de las Casas (Mexico, 185 km E of epicenter) : Very good shaker, lasted about 30 seconds (reported through EMSC)
Pueblo Nuevo Solistahuacán (Mexico, 176 km NE of epicenter) : Estaba en la cama y se movió mucho en un segundo piso (reported through EMSC)
Juchitán de Zaragoza (Mexico, 74 km W of epicenter) : Se sintió orrible con caída de objetos (reported through EMSC)
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Aftershocks of the 5.6 quake San Francisco del Mar, 4.9 km west of San Francisco Ixhuatan, Oaxaca, Mexico, 5 January 2020 04:40 GMT

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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (20 quakes):
  • 04 Mar 2020 10:10 UTC
    | M 3.7 |
    25 km (15.5 mi) depth
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    35 km (22 mi) distance
    | SSN | Details
  • 03 Mar 2020 15:39 UTC
    | M 3.4 |
    107 km (66.5 mi) depth
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    35 km (22 mi) distance
    | SSN | Details
  • 03 Mar 2020 15:06 UTC
    | M 3.3 |
    29 km (18 mi) depth
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    13 km (8 mi) distance
    | SSN | Details
  • 01 Mar 2020 10:23 UTC
    | M 3.2 |
    15 km (9.3 mi) depth
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    20 km (13 mi) distance
    | SSN | Details
  • 28 Feb 2020 12:53 UTC
    | M 4.1 |
    87 km (54.1 mi) depth
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    31 km (19 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 28 Feb 2020 08:00 UTC
    | M 3.4 |
    118 km (73.3 mi) depth
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    34 km (21 mi) distance
    | SSN | Details
  • 25 Feb 2020 09:32 UTC
    | M 4.1 |
    96 km (59.7 mi) depth
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    19 km (12 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 22 Feb 2020 08:15 UTC
    | M 3.4 |
    15 km (9.3 mi) depth
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    14 km (9 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 17 Feb 2020 10:15 UTC
    | M 3.5 |
    3 km (1.9 mi) depth
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    28 km (17 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 13 Feb 2020 19:41 UTC
    | M 4.0 |
    5 km (3.1 mi) depth
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    30 km (19 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 06 Feb 2020 00:28 UTC
    | M 4.5 |
    102 km (63.4 mi) depth
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    34 km (21 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 05 Feb 2020 20:27 UTC
    | M 4.0 |
    10 km (6.2 mi) depth
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    38 km (23 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 22 Jan 2020 21:48 UTC
    | M 4.1 |
    25 km (15.5 mi) depth
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    34 km (21 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 22 Jan 2020 09:31 UTC
    | M 4.1 |
    6 km (3.7 mi) depth
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    21 km (13 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 19 Jan 2020 21:00 UTC
    | M 3.5 |
    18 km (11.2 mi) depth
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    32 km (20 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 18 Jan 2020 21:04 UTC
    | M 4.0 |
    17 km (10.6 mi) depth
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    31 km (20 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 18 Jan 2020 10:58 UTC
    | M 3.7 |
    97 km (60.3 mi) depth
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    14 km (9 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 14 Jan 2020 22:30 UTC
    | M 3.4 |
    14 km (8.7 mi) depth
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    16 km (10 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 05 Jan 2020 18:42 UTC
    | M 3.4 |
    110 km (68.4 mi) depth
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    28 km (18 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details
  • 05 Jan 2020 07:36 UTC
    | M 3.9 |
    89 km (55.3 mi) depth
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    16 km (10 mi) distance
    | EMSC | Details

Earlier earthquakes in the same area since 1900

Moderate mag. 5.6 earthquake - San Francisco del Mar, 4.9 km west of San Francisco Ixhuatan, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Sunday, 5 January 2020 at 04:40 (GMT)
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  • Date / time UTC
    | Mag |
    Depth
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    Age
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    Distance
    | Details
  • 08 Sep 2017 04:49
    | 8.1 |
    60km / 37mi
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    3 years ago
    |
    172km / 107mi
    | Near Coast of Chiapas, Mexico
  • 17 Jun 1928 03:19
    | 7.9 |
    20km / 12.4mi
    |
    93 years ago
    |
    220km / 137mi
    | Oaxaca, Mexico
  • 23 Sep 1902 20:18
    | 7.8 |
    unknown
    |
    118 years ago
    |
    168km / 104mi
    | Chiapas, Mexico
  • 29 Nov 1978 19:52
    | 7.7 |
    18km / 11.2mi
    |
    42 years ago
    |
    223km / 139mi
    | Oaxaca, Mexico
  • 15 Jan 1931 01:50
    | 7.6 |
    35km / 22mi
    |
    90 years ago
    |
    222km / 138mi
    | Oaxaca, Mexico
  • 22 Mar 1928 04:17
    | 7.6 |
    15km / 9.3mi
    |
    93 years ago
    |
    170km / 106mi
    | Oaxaca, Mexico
  • 23 Aug 1965 19:46
    | 7.4 |
    25km / 16mi
    |
    55 years ago
    |
    146km / 91mi
    | Oaxaca, Mexico
  • 21 Oct 1995 02:38
    | 7.2 |
    159km / 99mi
    |
    25 years ago
    |
    126km / 78mi
    | Chiapas, Mexico
  • 07 Apr 2011 13:11
    | 6.6 |
    166km / 103mi
    |
    10 years ago
    |
    98km / 61mi
    | Veracruz, Mexico
  • 13 Nov 1972 04:43
    | 6.6 |
    15km / 9.3mi
    |
    48 years ago
    |
    98km / 61mi
    | Offshore Oaxaca, Mexico
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