Mag. 4.2 earthquake - 8.4 km southwest of Pinotepa Nacional, Centro, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Thursday, 16 April 2020 at 12:17 (GMT) -
Quake Data | Interactive map | User Reports | Earlier quakes in same area | Quakes in Mexico | Oaxaca | Mexico City
Light magnitude 4.2 earthquake at 12 km depth
16 Apr 12:47 UTC: First to report: EMSC after 29 minutes.
Depth: 12.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude: 16.28°N / 98.1°W (Santiago Pinotepa Nacional, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Nearby towns and cities:
2 km (1 mi) WSW of El Añil (pop: 105) --> See nearby quakes!
8 km (5 mi) SW of Pinotepa Nacional (pop: 29,600) --> See nearby quakes!
11 km (7 mi) ENE of Corralero (pop: 1,740) --> See nearby quakes!
14 km (8 mi) SSE of Lo de Candela (Santiago Pinotepa Nacional) (pop: 538) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (11 mi) NW of Collantes (pop: 2,240) --> See nearby quakes!
17 km (11 mi) ESE of El Ciruelo (pop: 2,220) --> See nearby quakes!
20 km (13 mi) W of Santa Maria Huazolotitlan (pop: 4,760) --> See nearby quakes!
21 km (13 mi) SW of Pinotepa de Don Luis (pop: 5,690) --> See nearby quakes!
171 km (106 mi) WSW of Oaxaca City (pop: 255,000) --> See nearby quakes!
367 km (228 mi) SSE of Mexico City (pop: 12,294,200) --> See nearby quakes!
Primary data source: EMSC (European-Mediterranean Seismological Centre)
Estimated released energy: 1.3 x 1011 joules (35 megawatt hours, equivalent to 30.1 tons of TNT) More info
Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies
Info: The more agencies report about the same quake and post similar data, the more confidence you can have in the data. It takes normally up to a few hours until earthquake parameters are calculated with near-optimum precision.
|M 4.2||12 km||Oaxaca, Mexico||EMSC|
User reports for this quake
User reports estimate the perceived ground shaking intensity according to the MMI (Modified Mercalli Intensity) scale.
be the first to report it!There are no user reports for this quake yet. If you felt it