Mag. 4.0 earthquake - 11 km west of Santa María Jalapa del Marqués, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Tuesday, 25 February 2020 at 14:10 (GMT) -
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Light magnitude 4.0 earthquake at 52 km depth
25 Feb 14:32 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 22 minutes.
Depth: 52.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.45°N / 95.55°W (Magdalena Tequisistlan, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearest volcano: San Martín (239 km / 149 mi)
Nearby towns and cities:
1 km (1 mi) NNW of El Polvorin (pop: 12) --> See nearby quakes!
8 km (5 mi) NE of Magdalena Tequisistlan (pop: 3,830) --> See nearby quakes!
10 km (7 mi) WSW of Jalapa (pop: 8,290) --> See nearby quakes!
36 km (22 mi) WNW of Santo Domingo Tehuantepec (Tehuantepec) (pop: 42,100) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) WNW of San Blas Atempa (pop: 12,000) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (30 mi) NW of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600) --> See nearby quakes!
49 km (31 mi) WSW of Ixtepec (pop: 25,400) --> See nearby quakes!
57 km (35 mi) W of Juchitan de Zaragoza (pop: 74,800) --> See nearby quakes!
143 km (89 mi) ESE of Oaxaca City (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
503 km (313 mi) SE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
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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|M 4.0||52 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.
oxaca (28.5 km E of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V)