Moderate mag. 4.7 earthquake - Oaxaca, 341 km south of Mexico City (Ciudad de México), on 2020-01-11 08:22:05 -06:00

Moderate mag. 4.7 earthquake - Oaxaca, 341 km south of Mexico City (Ciudad de México), on 2020-01-11 08:22:05 -06:00

Moderate magnitude 4.7 earthquake at 26 km depth

11 Jan 14:42 UTC: First to report: USGS after 20 minutes.
Date & time: Jan 11, 2020 14:22:05 UTC
Local time at epicenter: 2020-01-11 08:22:05 -06:00
Magnitude: 4.7
Depth: 26.3 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.5728°N / 97.9419°W (Santa Maria Ipalapa, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Antipode: 16.573°S / 82.058°E
Nearby towns and cities:
8 km (5 mi) NW of Nuevo Progreso (pop: 811) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (10 mi) NNE of Pinotepa de Don Luis (pop: 5,690) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) ESE of San Pedro Amuzgos (pop: 4,930) --> See nearby quakes!
22 km (14 mi) SSE of Zacatepec (pop: 4,850) --> See nearby quakes!
28 km (18 mi) NNE of Pinotepa Nacional (pop: 29,600) --> See nearby quakes!
35 km (22 mi) NNW of Santiago (pop: 10,100) --> See nearby quakes!
51 km (32 mi) ESE of Ometepec (Guerrero) (pop: 24,100) --> See nearby quakes!
82 km (51 mi) SSW of Heroica Ciudad de Tlaxiaco (Centro) (pop: 17,500) --> See nearby quakes!
141 km (87 mi) WSW of Santa Maria (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
341 km (212 mi) SSE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: USGS (United States Geological Survey)
Estimated released energy: 7.1 x 1011 joules (197 megawatt hours, equivalent to 169 tons of TNT) More info
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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Mag.DepthLocationSource
4.726 km17km N of Pinotepa de Don Luis, MexicoUSGS
4.760 kmOaxaca, MexicoEMSC

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Puerto Escondido / Weak shaking (MMI III) : Bed vibrated for a bit  
Ciudad de México (352.8 km NNW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Moderado movimiento de objetos colgantes (reported through our app)  
Vega Baja (Puerto Rico, 3337 km E of epicenter) : Fue muy impresionante (reported through EMSC)  
Cuauhtémoc (Mexico, 314 km NW of epicenter) : Ojalá pudiera actualizarse al momento la app (reported through EMSC)  
Cuauhtémoc (Mexico, 314 km NW of epicenter) : Fue leve (reported through EMSC)  
Xalapa (Mexico, 311 km N of epicenter) : No se sintió en Xalapa. (reported through EMSC)  
Chilpancingo de los Bravo (Mexico, 190 km W of epicenter) : Poco perceptible (reported through EMSC)  
San Andrés Cholula (Mexico, 276 km NW of epicenter) : Se sintió ligero en Puebla (reported through EMSC)  
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