Mag. 4.1 earthquake - 37 km east of Puerto Escondido, Oaxaca, Mexico, on 2020-03-09 13:15:50 (Hora de México) -
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Light magnitude 4.1 earthquake at 47 km depth
9 Mar 19:28 UTC: First to report: SSN after 12 minutes.
Local time at epicenter: 2020-03-09 13:15:50 (Hora de México)
Depth: 47.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 15.95°N / 96.74°W (San Bartolomé Loxicha, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
7 km (4 mi) NNW of Yonguina (pop: 117) --> See nearby quakes!
7 km (5 mi) WSW of Quelové (pop: 1,040) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (9 mi) SSE of San Baltazar Loxicha (pop: 2,180) --> See nearby quakes!
15 km (9 mi) NW of El Camalote (pop: 1,050) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) NW of San Pedro Pochutla (pop: 13,700) --> See nearby quakes!
37 km (23 mi) ENE of Puerto Escondido (pop: 25,900) --> See nearby quakes!
45 km (28 mi) SSW of Miahuatlan de Porfirio Diaz (Miahuatlán de Porfirio Díaz) (pop: 23,900) --> See nearby quakes!
68 km (42 mi) WNW of Crucecita (pop: 15,100) --> See nearby quakes!
124 km (77 mi) S of Oaxaca City (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
462 km (287 mi) SE of Mexiko (Mexico City) (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: SSN (Servicio Sismológico Nacional)
Estimated released energy: 8.9 x 1010 joules (24.8 megawatt hours, equivalent to 21.3 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.1||47 km||36 km al NORESTE de PUERTO ESCONDIDO, OAX (Mexico)||SSN|
|M 4.1||47 km||Oaxaca, Mexico||EMSC|
User reports for this quake (2)
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
Puerto Escondido / not felt
855.4 km WNW of epicenter [Map] / Weak shaking (MMI III)