Mag. 4.3 earthquake - 26 km west of Pinotepa Nacional, Centro, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Saturday, 11 April 2020 at 13:57 (GMT) -
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Light magnitude 4.3 earthquake at 9 km depth
11 Apr 14:17 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 20 minutes.
Depth: 9.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.29°N / 98.29°W (Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
3 km (2 mi) ESE of El Vizcaino (pop: 26) --> See nearby quakes!
5 km (3 mi) SW of El Ciruelo (pop: 2,220) --> See nearby quakes!
12 km (8 mi) WNW of Corralero (pop: 1,740) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) ESE of Santiago Tepextla (pop: 1,420) --> See nearby quakes!
18 km (11 mi) S of Santa Maria Cortijo (pop: 1,080) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (13 mi) SW of Lo de Candela (Santiago Pinotepa Nacional) (pop: 538) --> See nearby quakes!
24 km (15 mi) SSE of Cuajinicuilapa (Guerrero) (pop: 10,300) --> See nearby quakes!
26 km (16 mi) WSW of Pinotepa Nacional (pop: 29,600) --> See nearby quakes!
188 km (117 mi) WSW of Oaxaca City (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
360 km (224 mi) SSE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 1.8 x 1011 joules (49.4 megawatt hours, equivalent to 42.5 tons of TNT) More info
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|M 4.3||9 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.
Murphys, Ca (3255 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Light shaking (MMI IV)