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Strong mag. 5.4 earthquake - 2.8 km east of San Miguel del Puerto, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Wednesday, June 24, 2020 at 02:33 GMT

This quake was likely an aftershock of the 7.3 quake 15 km northeast of Merced del Potrero, San Miguel del Puerto, Oaxaca, Mexico, 2020-06-23 09:29:07, which had occurred 11 hours earlier.
Strong mag. 5.4 earthquake - 2.8 km east of San Miguel del Puerto, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Wednesday, June 24, 2020 at 02:33 GMT Strong mag. 5.4 earthquake - 2.8 km east of San Miguel del Puerto, Oaxaca, Mexico, on Wednesday, June 24, 2020 at 02:33 GMT

Strong magnitude 5.4 earthquake at 17 km depth

24 Jun 02:41 UTC: First to report: GFZ after 8 minutes.
Jun 24 07:10: Magnitude recalculated from 4.7 to 5.4.
Hypocenter depth recalculated from 68.0 to 17.0 km.

Earthquake details

Date & timeJun 24, 2020 02:33:23 UTC
Local time at epicenter
StatusConfirmed
Magnitude5.4
Depth17.0 km
Epicenter latitude / longitude15.93°N / 96.15°W (San Miguel del Puerto, Oaxaca, Mexico)
Antipode15.93°S / 83.85°E
Shaking intensityModerate shaking
Felt8 reports
Primary data sourceGFZ (German Research Centre for Geosciences)
Nearby towns and cities16 km (10 mi) SSW of Merced del Potrero (pop: 2,180) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
18 km (11 mi) N of Crucecita (pop: 15,100) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
21 km (13 mi) ENE of Huatulco (pop: 7,410) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
37 km (23 mi) E of Candelaria Loxicha (pop: 2,070) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
40 km (25 mi) ENE of San Pedro Pochutla (pop: 13,700) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
65 km (41 mi) SE of Miahuatlan de Porfirio Diaz (Miahuatlán de Porfirio Díaz) (pop: 23,900) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
99 km (62 mi) E of Puerto Escondido (pop: 25,900) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
106 km (66 mi) WSW of Salina Cruz (pop: 76,600) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
140 km (87 mi) SSE of Oaxaca (pop: 255,000) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
501 km (311 mi) SE of Mexico (Ciudad de México) (pop: 12,294,200) | Show on map | Quakes nearby
Estimated seismic energy released7.9 x 1012 joules (2.21 gigawatt hours, equivalent to 1898 tons of TNT or 0.1 atomic bombs!) | about seismic energy
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Data for the same earthquake reported by different agencies

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Mag.DepthLocationSource
5.417 kmNear Coast of Oaxaca, MexicoGFZ
5.410 kmOaxaca, MexicoEMSC
5.410 km4 km S of San Miguel Figueroa, MexicoUSGS
5.58 km31 km al SUROESTE de S PEDRO POCHUTLA, OAX (Mexico)SSN
5.533 kmNear Coast of Oaxaca, MexicoGeoAu

User reports for this quake (8)

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Ciudad de México (511.3 km NW of epicenter) [Map] / Very weak shaking (MMI II) : Sigue moviéndose la tierra ligera oscilación de objetos colgantes (reported through our app)  
Puerto Angel, San Pedro Pochutla, Oaxaca (52.4 km SW of epicenter) [Map] / Moderate shaking (MMI V) (reported through our app)
Ghana -Acca / Moderate shaking (MMI V)
Accra Ghana / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Ghana, Gbawe / Strong shaking (MMI VI)
Puerto Escondido Oaxaca / Very strong shaking (MMI VII)
Puerto escondido / Light shaking (MMI IV)
Ventanilla, near Puerto Escondido, Oaxaca / Light shaking (MMI IV) : Felt the sofa shaking and jumped up.  

Aftershocks

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Recorded aftershocks, latest first (101 quakes)

Date and timeMag
Depth
LocationDetails
Aug 21, 2020 20:29
3 years ago
3.6

9 km
Oaxaca, 3.7 km NE of El Gavilan, San Mateo Piñas, MexicoMore
Aug 21, 2020 06:02
3 years ago
3.8

44 km
0.9 km SE of Agua Hedionda, Santa Maria Huatulco, Oaxaca, MexicoMore
Aug 20, 2020 07:31
3 years ago
3.5

22 km
13 km NE of Crucecita, Santa Maria Huatulco, Oaxaca, MexicoMore
Aug 16, 2020 09:42
3 years ago
3.8

33 km
7.9 km N of Crucecita, Santa Maria Huatulco, Oaxaca, MexicoMore
Aug 16, 2020 09:15
3 years ago
3.4

45 km
0.7 km NE of La Bocana de Copalita, Santa Maria Huatulco, Oaxaca, MexicoMore
Aug 16, 2020 07:59
3 years ago
3.3

41 km
2 km NW of Guadalupe Victoria, San Carlos Yautepec, Oaxaca, MexicoMore
Aug 15, 2020 09:27
3 years ago
4.0

6 km
15 km N of Santa Maria Magdalena Piñas, Pluma Hidalgo, Oaxaca, MexicoMore
Aug 13, 2020 17:04
3 years ago
3.9

17 km
North Pacific Ocean, 14 km SE of Crucecita, Santa Maria Huatulco, Oaxaca, MexicoMore
Aug 11, 2020 18:42
3 years ago
3.8

17 km
21 km E of San Ildefonso Ozolotepec, San Mateo Rio Hondo, Oaxaca, MexicoMore
Aug 11, 2020 17:40
3 years ago
3.8

23 km
North Pacific Ocean, 11 km S of Crucecita, Santa Maria Huatulco, Oaxaca, MexicoMore
Aug 11, 2020 05:31
3 years ago
3.5

43 km
17 km NW of Crucecita, Santa Maria Huatulco, Oaxaca, MexicoMore
Aug 8, 2020 19:15
3 years ago
3.5

41 km
1.4 km NE of Huatulco, Oaxaca, MexicoMore
Aug 6, 2020 20:02
3 years ago
3.6

50 km
10.8 km N of Crucecita, Santa Maria Huatulco, Oaxaca, MexicoMore
Aug 6, 2020 06:00
3 years ago
3.8

28 km
1.9 km NE of Aguaje el Zapote, Santa Maria Huatulco, Oaxaca, MexicoMore
Aug 5, 2020 17:45
3 years ago
4.1

4 km
15 km N of Santa Maria Magdalena Piñas, Pluma Hidalgo, Oaxaca, MexicoMore
Aug 4, 2020 19:05
3 years ago
3.5

31 km
3.8 km NW of Crucecita, Santa Maria Huatulco, Oaxaca, MexicoMore
Aug 4, 2020 12:10
3 years ago
4.1

42 km
4.4 km NE of Crucecita, Santa Maria Huatulco, Oaxaca, MexicoMore
Aug 3, 2020 17:31
3 years ago
3.5

64 km
3.3 km NE of Santa Maria Petatengo, San Miguel del Puerto, Oaxaca, MexicoMore
Aug 2, 2020 09:58
3 years ago
3.5

58 km
37 km NE of Crucecita, Santa Maria Huatulco, Oaxaca, MexicoMore
Aug 2, 2020 08:50
3 years ago
3.7

24 km
17 km W of Crucecita, Santa Maria Huatulco, Oaxaca, MexicoMore
Aug 2, 2020 06:31
3 years ago
3.7

50 km
13 km NW of Crucecita, Santa Maria Huatulco, Oaxaca, MexicoMore
Aug 1, 2020 06:46
3 years ago
3.8

10 km
3.6 km SW of Crucecita, Santa Maria Huatulco, Oaxaca, MexicoMore
Jul 29, 2020 17:47
3 years ago
3.6

41 km
19 km NW of Crucecita, Santa Maria Huatulco, Oaxaca, MexicoMore
Jul 29, 2020 12:44
3 years ago
4.0

52 km
12 km NW of Crucecita, Santa Maria Huatulco, Oaxaca, MexicoMore
Jul 28, 2020 21:42
3 years ago
3.7

14 km
5.9 km NE of Crucecita, Santa Maria Huatulco, Oaxaca, MexicoMore
Jul 28, 2020 04:31
3 years ago
3.8

2 km
North Pacific Ocean, 12 km SE of Crucecita, Santa Maria Huatulco, Oaxaca, MexicoMore
Jul 27, 2020 15:38
3 years ago
3.3

15 km
1.2 km NE of Aguaje el Zapote, Santa Maria Huatulco, Oaxaca, MexicoMore
Jul 27, 2020 06:48
3 years ago
3.7

36 km
11 km NE of Crucecita, Santa Maria Huatulco, Oaxaca, MexicoMore
Jul 25, 2020 16:22
3 years ago
3.6

3 km
6.2 km W of San Pablo Topiltepec, San Carlos Yautepec, Oaxaca, MexicoMore
Jul 25, 2020 04:35
3 years ago
3.9

36 km
7.8 km NE of Crucecita, Santa Maria Huatulco, Oaxaca, MexicoMore
Jul 23, 2020 21:46
3 years ago
2.8

10 km
3.1 km SE of El Achote, San Miguel del Puerto, Oaxaca, MexicoMore
Jul 23, 2020 20:48
3 years ago
2.7

10 km
5.9 km E of San Miguel del Puerto, Oaxaca, MexicoMore
Jul 23, 2020 07:52
3 years ago
3.6

7 km
0.4 km E of San Andres, San Juan Ozolotepec, Oaxaca, MexicoMore
Jul 23, 2020 06:31
3 years ago
3.9

58 km
1.8 km S of Guadalupe Victoria, San Carlos Yautepec, Oaxaca, MexicoMore
Jul 22, 2020 20:22
3 years ago
3.6

19 km
1.1 km E of San Agustin, Santa Maria Huatulco, Oaxaca, MexicoMore
Jul 19, 2020 07:42
3 years ago
3.5

17 km
6.7 km S of Crucecita, Santa Maria Huatulco, Oaxaca, MexicoMore
Jul 16, 2020 18:21
3 years ago
3.5

8 km
North Pacific Ocean, 8.9 km S of Crucecita, Santa Maria Huatulco, Oaxaca, MexicoMore
Jul 16, 2020 18:17
3 years ago
2.8

10 km
2.1 km W of Santa Maria Petatengo, San Miguel del Puerto, Oaxaca, MexicoMore
Jul 14, 2020 16:40
3 years ago
3.0

37 km
4.5 km SW of Santa Maria Petatengo, San Miguel del Puerto, Oaxaca, MexicoMore
Jul 14, 2020 05:24
3 years ago
3.6

58 km
1.1 km SE of Guadalupe Victoria, San Carlos Yautepec, Oaxaca, MexicoMore
Jul 11, 2020 21:31
3 years ago
3.9

34 km
3.2 km N of Huatulco, Oaxaca, MexicoMore
Jul 11, 2020 15:02
3 years ago
3.7

15 km
3.7 km E of Crucecita, Santa Maria Huatulco, Oaxaca, MexicoMore
Jul 10, 2020 17:07
3 years ago
3.9

17 km
Oaxaca, 0.6 km NW of El Zarzal, Santa Maria Huatulco, MexicoMore
Jul 10, 2020 08:26
3 years ago
3.8

53 km
6.7 km NW of Guadalupe Victoria, San Carlos Yautepec, Oaxaca, MexicoMore
Jul 9, 2020 13:20
3 years ago
4.0

31 km
0.2 km N of San Agustin, Santa Maria Huatulco, Oaxaca, MexicoMore
Jul 9, 2020 03:22
3 years ago
3.9

35 km
10.6 km SW of Santa Maria Petatengo, San Miguel del Puerto, Oaxaca, MexicoMore
Jul 8, 2020 19:16
3 years ago
3.5

45 km
2.2 km S of Crucecita, Santa Maria Huatulco, Oaxaca, MexicoMore
Jul 8, 2020 09:04
3 years ago
3.7

26 km
13 km W of Crucecita, Santa Maria Huatulco, Oaxaca, MexicoMore
Jul 8, 2020 08:30
3 years ago
3.7

5 km
North Pacific Ocean, 20 km E of Crucecita, Santa Maria Huatulco, Oaxaca, MexicoMore
Jul 7, 2020 21:50
3 years ago
3.4

17 km
41 km al NORTE de CRUCECITA, OAX (Mexico)More
Jul 7, 2020 16:49
3 years ago
3.9

44 km
Oaxaca, 0.6 km NE of El Zarzal, Santa Maria Huatulco, MexicoMore
Jul 7, 2020 12:06
3 years ago
4.2

56 km
3.4 km W of Guadalupe Victoria, San Carlos Yautepec, Oaxaca, MexicoMore
Jul 6, 2020 21:56
3 years ago
4.1

61 km
4.8 km W of Guadalupe Victoria, San Carlos Yautepec, Oaxaca, MexicoMore
Jul 6, 2020 17:51
3 years ago
3.4

25 km
29 km al NORTE de CRUCECITA, OAX (Mexico)More
Jul 6, 2020 07:33
3 years ago
4.3

54 km
2 km E of San Miguel Chongos, San Carlos Yautepec, Oaxaca, MexicoMore
Jul 6, 2020 01:12
3 years ago
2.6

18 km
North Pacific Ocean, 9.2 km S of Crucecita, Santa Maria Huatulco, Oaxaca, MexicoMore
Jul 5, 2020 20:35
3 years ago
3.6

3 km
30 km N of Crucecita, Santa Maria Huatulco, Oaxaca, MexicoMore
Jul 5, 2020 19:36
3 years ago
3.7

56 km
12 km N of Crucecita, Santa Maria Huatulco, Oaxaca, MexicoMore
Jul 5, 2020 12:58
3 years ago - felt
4.5

26 km
14 km NE of Crucecita, Santa Maria Huatulco, Oaxaca, MexicoMore
Jul 5, 2020 07:34
3 years ago
3.2

16 km
North Pacific Ocean, 12 km S of Crucecita, Santa Maria Huatulco, Oaxaca, MexicoMore
Jul 4, 2020 23:06
3 years ago
4.0

39 km
26 km NW of Crucecita, Santa Maria Huatulco, Oaxaca, MexicoMore
Jul 4, 2020 21:06
3 years ago
3.4

43 km
Oaxaca, 1.6 km E of El Zarzal, Santa Maria Huatulco, MexicoMore
Jul 4, 2020 18:08
3 years ago
3.9

9 km
North Pacific Ocean, 13 km E of Crucecita, Santa Maria Huatulco, Oaxaca, MexicoMore
Jul 3, 2020 16:51
3 years ago
4.2

30 km
34 km N of Crucecita, Santa Maria Huatulco, Oaxaca, MexicoMore
Jul 3, 2020 15:58
3 years ago
3.9

52 km
6.3 km S of San Miguel Chongos, San Carlos Yautepec, Oaxaca, MexicoMore
Jul 3, 2020 05:58
3 years ago
3.7

9 km
16 km N of Crucecita, Santa Maria Huatulco, Oaxaca, MexicoMore
Jul 2, 2020 13:22
3 years ago
3.7

38 km
7.5 km NE of Crucecita, Santa Maria Huatulco, Oaxaca, MexicoMore
Jul 2, 2020 07:19
3 years ago
4.1

7 km
20 km W of Crucecita, Santa Maria Huatulco, Oaxaca, MexicoMore
Jul 2, 2020 04:34
3 years ago
3.5

35 km
2.6 km NE of La Blas Xadani, San Miguel del Puerto, Oaxaca, MexicoMore
Jul 1, 2020 19:41
3 years ago
4.0

30 km
25 km NW of Crucecita, Santa Maria Huatulco, Oaxaca, MexicoMore
Jul 1, 2020 16:54
3 years ago
3.5

37 km
11 km SW of Santa Maria Petatengo, San Miguel del Puerto, Oaxaca, MexicoMore
Jun 30, 2020 17:18
3 years ago
3.9

47 km
2.3 km NE of La Bocana de Copalita, Santa Maria Huatulco, Oaxaca, MexicoMore
Jun 30, 2020 07:03
3 years ago
3.1

3 km
1.6 km S of La Guacamaya, Santa Maria Ozolotepec, Oaxaca, MexicoMore
Jun 29, 2020 07:01
3 years ago
3.2

5 km
38 km al NOROESTE de CRUCECITA, OAX (Mexico)More
Jun 28, 2020 19:01
3 years ago
3.6

25 km
9.8 km W of Santa Maria Petatengo, San Miguel del Puerto, Oaxaca, MexicoMore
Jun 28, 2020 07:46
3 years ago
3.5

16 km
36 km N of Crucecita, Santa Maria Huatulco, Oaxaca, MexicoMore
Jun 28, 2020 06:37
3 years ago
3.5

29 km
2.5 km N of La Blas Xadani, San Miguel del Puerto, Oaxaca, MexicoMore
Jun 28, 2020 06:10
3 years ago
3.7

21 km
7.4 km W of Santa Maria Petatengo, San Miguel del Puerto, Oaxaca, MexicoMore
Jun 27, 2020 20:07
3 years ago
3.7

1 km
12 km SW of Santa Maria Petatengo, San Miguel del Puerto, Oaxaca, MexicoMore
Jun 27, 2020 18:52
3 years ago
3.8

14 km
22 km E of San Ildefonso Ozolotepec, San Mateo Rio Hondo, Oaxaca, MexicoMore
Jun 27, 2020 09:56
3 years ago
3.8

27 km
16 km W of Santa Maria Petatengo, San Miguel del Puerto, Oaxaca, MexicoMore
Jun 27, 2020 08:15
3 years ago
3.6

19 km
North Pacific Ocean, 12 km S of Crucecita, Santa Maria Huatulco, Oaxaca, MexicoMore
Jun 27, 2020 01:17
3 years ago
4.2

24 km
0.7 km E of Puente de Coyula, Santa Maria Huatulco, Oaxaca, MexicoMore
Jun 26, 2020 15:39
3 years ago
3.7

44 km
25 km NW of Crucecita, Santa Maria Huatulco, Oaxaca, MexicoMore
Jun 26, 2020 15:20
3 years ago
4.0

26 km
22 km W of Crucecita, Santa Maria Huatulco, Oaxaca, MexicoMore
Jun 26, 2020 13:20
3 years ago
4.2

20 km
0.9 km N of Rio Hueso, San Mateo Piñas, Oaxaca, MexicoMore
Jun 25, 2020 21:47
3 years ago
3.8

6 km
35 km N of Crucecita, Santa Maria Huatulco, Oaxaca, MexicoMore
Jun 25, 2020 21:12
3 years ago
4.3

10 km
North Pacific Ocean, 12 km S of Crucecita, Santa Maria Huatulco, Oaxaca, MexicoMore
Jun 25, 2020 19:47
3 years ago
3.5

10 km
21 km NW of Crucecita, Santa Maria Huatulco, Oaxaca, MexicoMore
Jun 25, 2020 19:30
3 years ago
3.7

10 km
0.7 km W of San Andres, San Juan Ozolotepec, Oaxaca, MexicoMore
Jun 25, 2020 17:18
3 years ago
4.2

27 km
6.5 km E of Huatulco, Oaxaca, MexicoMore
Jun 25, 2020 13:48
3 years ago
4.3

10 km
North Pacific Ocean, 3.3 km E of San Agustin, MexicoMore
Jun 25, 2020 09:51
3 years ago
3.1

10 km
32 km al NORESTE de S PEDRO POCHUTLA, OAX (Mexico)More
Jun 25, 2020 06:49
3 years ago
3.6

39 km
5 km NW of Zimatan, San Pedro Huamelula, Oaxaca, MexicoMore
Jun 24, 2020 18:49
3 years ago
4.1

42 km
5.7 km SE of Huatulco, Oaxaca, MexicoMore
Jun 24, 2020 16:02
3 years ago
4.0

52 km
29 km NE of Crucecita, Santa Maria Huatulco, Oaxaca, MexicoMore
Jun 24, 2020 09:47
3 years ago
4.0

29 km
North Pacific Ocean, 12 km S of Crucecita, Santa Maria Huatulco, Oaxaca, MexicoMore
Jun 24, 2020 09:41
3 years ago
3.8

18 km
20 km W of Santa Maria Petatengo, San Miguel del Puerto, Oaxaca, MexicoMore
Jun 24, 2020 08:51
3 years ago
3.9

4 km
Oaxaca, 0.6 km NW of El Zarzal, Santa Maria Huatulco, MexicoMore
Jun 24, 2020 08:17
3 years ago
3.2

4 km
21 km W of Crucecita, Santa Maria Huatulco, Oaxaca, MexicoMore
Jun 24, 2020 03:11
3 years ago
4.5

30 km
North Pacific Ocean, 11 km SE of Crucecita, Santa Maria Huatulco, Oaxaca, MexicoMore
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